Displaying items by tag: JERSEY COWS

Kiwi farmers are turning to Jersey beef as a profitable sideline, according to Jersey Advantage.

Published in General News

Kiwi farmers are turning to Jersey beef as a profitable sideline, according to Jersey Advantage.

Published in General News
Thursday, 19 March 2020 11:05

Jersey breed on the rise

A farmer group promoting Jersey cows says stock and semen sales indicate the breed is on the rise.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 03 October 2019 11:55

Raising in-calf rate helps cut farm emissions

Improving the reproductive performance of a herd by getting more cows in-calf is a key way to cut farm emissions says Stephen Sing, Jersey Advantage member.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 29 August 2019 11:05

Johne’s disease remains a problem

Johne’s disease remains an issue for livestock farmers New Zealand-wide.

Published in Farm Health
Monday, 26 August 2019 08:05

Higher margin, more efficiency

The average Jersey herd will make 67 cents more this season than a Holstein Friesian herd, claims Jersey Advantage spokesman James Courtman.

Published in Management
Friday, 14 June 2019 09:55

100% Jersey milk and what else?

Ice cream and chocolate milk made from 100% Jersey milk are on the cards for the boutique dairy company Lewis Road Creamery (LRC).

Published in General News
Friday, 14 December 2018 07:55

Breeding success with a Jersey herd

Otorohanga farmers Michael and Claire Newson have a passion for the quintessential New Zealand farm and family lifestyle.

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
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 12:55

Rebuilding the Jersey herd

A group of young farmers is spearheading moves to rebuild the New Zealand Jersey herd.

Published in General News

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