UK vegans are demanding a law change to ban discrimination against plant-based eaters in workplaces.
It's a long way to Methven, particularly if you come from Devon in the UK or Wairarapa, as have Andrew Furzeland and Rebecca Langley.
All those involved in this latest scandal of mistreatment of bobby calves redefine the meaning of the word idiot.
Federated Farmers is disappointed to see that SAFE has embarked on an advertising campaign in the UK.
Newborn calves are vulnerable to cold and disease, so careful handling, feeding and hygiene are important to get them safely through their first 24 hours, DairyNZ points out.
Gas heating in a new calf-rearing shed in Canterbury is helping its owners achieve the animal health and staff environment they deem necessary for their business.
Animal nutrition company SealesWinslow says weaning calves from milk when they reach 65kg could add to the bottom line if a good value meal and pasture is added to the diet early on.
This month we focus on the timing and methods of feeding of colostrum and how this affects the absorption of vital antibodies.
Last month we discussed the importance of colostrum, the consequences of insufficient colostrum feeding and how to assess colostrum management on farm.
Mating more dairy cows to beef sires and rearing more dairy-beef calves are attractive options for some dairy farmers as they look for ways to supplement their income.