With new regulations on bobby calves in force from August 1, MPI is encouraging people to report breaches.

Published in Farm Health
Saturday, 16 July 2016 15:30

Bobby calves deserve better

New regulations to strengthen the law on the management and treatment of bobby calves were announced last month by Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy.

Published in Farm Health
Friday, 08 July 2016 09:55

Colostrum key to healthy calves

Get your colostrum feeding right and you'll go a long way towards raising healthy replacement calves.

Published in Farm Health

As the dairy industry's spring calving kicks off, the Bobby Calf Action Group (BCAG) is reminding everyone who handles calves of the important role they have to play.

Published in General News
Friday, 15 April 2016 15:55

Getting cows in-calf quickly

Getting cows in-calf quickly is the key to achieving a good calving pattern, says DairyNZ.

Published in Management
Thursday, 14 April 2016 11:55

Politics out, in with calving and cows

Moving from the corridors of powers in Australia to the hill country of northern Waikato can be daunting for anyone.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 16 March 2016 13:55

Charity status no longer SAFE?

Dirty tricks played on the farming sector by an animal rights lobby could cost the group its charitable status.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 16 December 2015 15:51

Farming is never SAFE - editorial

'Grossly irresponsible' is how New Zealand's special agricultural trade envoy Mike Petersen has rightly described animal rights group SAFE's placement of an anti-NZ dairy farming ad in a British newspaper.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 16 December 2015 15:47

Milking it

Your old mate reckons the self-professed friend of bobby calves – the Dutchman who wants to single-handedly destroy NZ's dairy industry, Hans Kriek...

Published in The Hound
Tuesday, 15 December 2015 07:31

SAFE 'grossly irresponsible'

Grossly irresponsible – that's how Mike Petersen describes the animal rights group SAFE's placement of an anti-NZ dairying advertisement in a UK newspaper.

Published in General News
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