Wednesday, 13 March 2019 08:18

Mind your language, rural professionals!

Mind your negative language to farmers: that’s the message to rural professionals dealing with dairy farmers in the lower North Island.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 13 March 2019 08:12

Equity flat-to-declining

Dairy farmers' equity in their farms looks to be staying flat or even declining slightly on average over the next ten years.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 March 2019 08:50

M. bovis levy awaits farmer approval

Dairy farmers could end up paying more for the Mycoplasma bovis eradication effort if they do not endorse DairyNZ’s proposed levy.

Published in General News
Friday, 01 March 2019 12:58

Demand lifting milk fat value

A steady rise in the value of milk fat in recent seasons is due to strong consumer demand for milk fat products, says DairyNZ.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 28 February 2019 08:42

Thanks for helping — Editorial

Farmers are expected to finalise a Biosecurity Levy of 3.9c/kgMS this week.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 27 February 2019 08:37

Discuss whether employee wants to stay or go

Employers aren't paying enough attention to retaining the employees they have for the next season.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 26 February 2019 09:20

Endorse M. bovis levy or pay more

Dairy farmers could end up paying more for the Mycoplasma bovis eradication effort if they do not endorse the proposed Biosecurity levy.

Published in General News
Monday, 25 February 2019 12:38

Changes to tax should support dairy sector

Any changes to the tax system should better support the productive dairy sector and not hinder environmental work, says DairyNZ.

Published in General News
Friday, 22 February 2019 09:16

Plantain can reduce N-leaching

Game-changing new research into how plantain crops can reduce nitrogen (N) loss from dairy farms will see upper Manawatu farmers at the forefront of dairy science.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 12:14

M. bovis levy to hit dairy farmers

Dairy farmers are being asked to approve a levy of up to 3.9 cents/kgMS over the next two seasons to pay their share of the Mycoplasma bovis eradication effort.

Published in General News
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