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
Thursday, 15 November 2018 11:55

Programme to improve sector's in-calf rates

DairyNZ has redeveloped and updated a reproduction knowledge course known as the InCalf training programme.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 15 November 2018 09:23

Efficient effluent system, processes vital

Good effluent management is a combination of a well-designed effluent system and processes for people, says DairyNZ.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 13 November 2018 13:55

Rowarth wants better rap for dairy

Science, communication and how dairy works with other sectors to ensure New Zealand has a good reputation for sustainability will be a focus for Jacqueline Rowarth as a new director of DairyNZ.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 07 November 2018 13:58

NAIT changes out for comment

Farmers are being urged to have their say on the National Animal Identification and Tracing (NAIT) review consultation now underway.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 06 November 2018 09:09

M. bovis bill punch-up

DairyNZ are ‘working through’ the cost-sharing process for the industry share of eradicating Mycoplasma bovis, says BLNZ general manager policy and advocacy Dave Harrison.

Published in General News
Saturday, 03 November 2018 08:55

Plate cooler helps take heat out

Plate heat exchangers (PHE) are the most cost-effective way to cool milk, says DairyNZ.

Published in General News
Thursday, 01 November 2018 10:55

Fast cooling, better quality

Milk cooling affects milk quality: the faster milk is cooled after milking, the better its quality at collection.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 30 October 2018 12:14

Crunching the numbers — Editorial

It's crunch time for dairy and beef farmers as they decide how much the two sectors will pay, respectively, toward cleaning up the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis, likely to cost $870 million over 10 years. 

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 30 October 2018 08:55

Still deciding M. bovis levy split

Beef + Lamb NZ and DairyNZ are working through the cost-sharing process for the industry share of eradicating Mycoplasma bovis, says BLNZ general manager policy and advocacy Dave Harrison.

Published in General News
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