Saturday, 05 January 2019 08:55

Farming systems will need to change

Farmers will have to look at their fundamental farming systems if they are to meet future nitrogen leaching limits, claims DairyNZ science manager Dave McCall.

Published in Management

The extra and hidden costs of bringing in feed can often mean increased milk production, but not increased operating profit.

Published in Agribusiness
Saturday, 29 December 2018 08:55

Fewer herds, but more milk

New Zealand's dairy sector is evolving, with the latest data showing a shift to fewer herds and a greater focus on their performance.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 11:55

Dairy on a winning streak

The dairy sector is on a winning streak, recently collecting a range of coveted awards.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 07:55

Levy-funded bodies must justify deal

It's time for DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb NZ to justify their split of the eradication costs of Mycoplasma bovis.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 December 2018 08:20

Beef and dairy announce cost split for M. bovis

DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb New Zealand have reached an agreement on how they will split the cost of eradicating Mycoplasma bovis.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 04 December 2018 12:10

Forum set to inspire Dairy Environment Leaders

This week Wellington is hosting nearly one-hundred of New Zealand’s most passionate dairy farming leaders.

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 November 2018 13:55

Farm moves starting to add up

A range of environmental moves by farmers across the country are starting to deliver results. 

Published in Management
Thursday, 29 November 2018 09:06

Switching to Jerseys lowers footprint

Sharemilkers Laura and Zach Mounsey are doing their bit to rebuild New Zealand’s Jersey herd.

Published in Management
Friday, 16 November 2018 13:55

Keeping M. bovis at bay during mating

Dairy farmers are using a range of tactics to keep their cows and farms safe from Mycoplasma bovis this mating season.

Published in Farm Health
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