DairyNZ says farmers are committed to playing their part in reducing the sector’s biological emissions.

Published in General News

DairyNZ says 2019 Fonterra Dairy Woman of the Year Trish Rankin’s award recognises the multiple roles she plays in the sector and community.

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Grass silage begins to break down once exposed to air, making steps to reduce losses crucial.

Published in Management
Friday, 03 May 2019 11:31

Feeding out maize silage

Maize silage is a maize crop cut and ensiled in a stack or bunker; commonly used as a supplement to pasture in situations where cows would otherwise be underfed.

Published in Management

The fertility breeding value is a genetic assessment of future cow fertility and it works, says DairyNZ senior scientist Dr Chris Burke.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 14:55

‘Improve lives with every drop of milk’

DairyNZ has affirmed its commitment to the Dairy Tomorrow initiative which outlines six broad goals for the sector.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 12:55

More than just a job

DairyNZ director Ben Allomes is advocating a paradigm shift in the way the primary sector markets and presents itself as a career.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 08:55

No ‘major’ changes to DIRA

There will be no major changes to the Dairy Industry Restructuring Act (DIRA), says Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor.

Published in General News
Friday, 19 April 2019 09:55

Flood-affected farmers hold ground

Westland District mayor Bruce Smith isn’t buying suggestions that productive farmland at Franz Josef should be abandoned to the flood-prone Waiho River.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 16 April 2019 10:43

Farmer forums kick-off

DairyNZ Farmers’ Forums start this week with dairy’s future and opportunities heading the agenda.

Published in General News
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