Displaying items by tag: CRV AmBreed

Wednesday, 12 July 2017 12:55

Moving from bobby to beef calves

Dairy farmers are moving away from breeding bobby calves in favour of producing the quality dairy/beef calves needed by beef farmers.

Published in General News

CRV Ambreed has appointed a new laboratory to enable New Zealand dairy farmers to gain access to further information about BVD and Johne’s Disease from their herd testing.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 09:55

Scientist finds genetic link for N leaching

CRV Ambreed scientist Phil Beatson is being credited for the genetic discovery that could help reduce nitrogen leaching on New Zealand farms by 20% within 20 years.

Published in General News
Friday, 14 April 2017 08:55

Genetics to help reduce excreted nitrogen

Five years of research has led to CRV Ambreed discovering that selective breeding will help reduce urinary nitrogen leaching on NZ farms by 20% within 20 years.

Published in Management
Thursday, 03 November 2016 13:35

Dairy farmers breeding more dairy/beef calves

Dairy farmers are moving away from breeding bobby calves in favour of quality dairy/beef cross calves which are fetching record prices and in demand from rearers, finishers and the meat processing industry.

Published in General News
Thursday, 13 October 2016 08:55

Kiwi-bred polled bulls guaranteed

From next dairy season CRV Ambreed will offer genetics that will guarantee the birth of polled calves.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 14 July 2016 06:55

Murmur leaves after creating a bang

Six years of exceptional dairy progeny will remain the legacy of CRV Ambreed jersey bull Okura Lika Murmur as he retires this month, the company says.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 02 June 2016 07:55

Industry’s next superstars ready for action

Seventeen bulls have hit the big time and are set to become household names.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 04 May 2016 13:55

Genetics could help combat FE

An outbreak of facial eczema (FE) on the West Coast is driving home the need for FE-tolerant genetics, according to a farmer.

Published in General News

A New Zealand dairy farmer who has farmed overseas and worked with some of the largest dairy genetics organisations now heads World Wide Sires in New Zealand.

Published in Agribusiness
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