Displaying items by tag: jersey

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

Jersey cows' higher pregnancy rates offer clear economic benefits by lowering replacement rates.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 19 July 2018 11:54

Jerseys grow well

The perception needs to change of Jersey growth rates and finishing times, says Whangarei Heads dairy farmer Murray Jagger. 

Published in Management
Thursday, 29 June 2017 09:55

Top Jersey cow sells for $10,000

Top quality Jersey cows sold at an average of $5364 at the recent Jersey Pride Elite Jersey sale in Wellington.

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 12:55

Jersey’s future looks brighter

Two groups committed to the Jersey breed are joining forces and expertise to breed even better cows.

Published in General News
Monday, 18 April 2016 13:55

Jersey bulls make strong comeback

LIC's Jersey Premier Sires bulls have topped the national Jersey ranking of active sires (RAS) list, released this month.

Published in General News

Australian farmers Trevor and Anthea Saunders are dedicated Jersey breeders. Anthea controls the calf rearing on their farm in Warragul, Victoria, determined to give them the best possible start.

Published in Farm Health
Sunday, 12 July 2015 06:00

Milk replacer pay dividends in Oz

Australian farmers Trevor and Anthea Saunders are dedicated Jersey breeders and their enthusiasm about their herd showed when we visited in late May.

Published in Farm Health
Sunday, 17 May 2015 08:47

Three-way cross

Working as a veterinarian pregnancy testing dairy herds helped shape the thinking of Australian farmer Tim Humphris when he and his wife Lyndal decided to go farming.

Published in Farm Health
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