Displaying items by tag: SMALLER MILK AND SUPPLY HERDS

Tuesday, 24 March 2020 10:47

Rules driving farmers out

New farming rules around sustainability are driving elderly farmers out of the dairy industry, says agri-economist Phil Journeaux.

Published in General News
Thursday, 05 September 2019 10:55

Boosting the revenue on a smaller farm

Lisa Groen is gradually taking over the reins of the family farm, near Te Aroha, Waikato, ten years on from starting to learn the ropes.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 01 June 2017 07:55

Zespri boss to talk PSA at SMASH conferences

The Smaller Milk and Supply Herds (SMASH) conferences will be held in three North Island venues next month.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 27 April 2017 09:55

Close the gate to antibiotics

The dairy industry’s attitude towards antibiotics is being challenged, says mastitis management expert Steve Cranefield.

Published in Farm Health
Saturday, 17 October 2015 15:00

Passion and innovation in smaller herds

This season many sharemilkers are questioning their decision to go dairy farming, but Northland sharemilker Gavin Hogarth has tried different career options and smaller herd farming is the one that suits him best.

Published in Management

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OPINION: This old mutt has always believed that any hopes of a possible free trade deal – that is any…

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OPINION: WorkSafe and workplace safety legislation dominate the daily operations of the private sector, including farms.

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