Friday, 12 July 2019 07:55

Good ways to get ready for calving

Three ways you can prepare for the onrush of the calving season will shore up your abilities, says DairyNZ.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 11 July 2019 09:55

Plan, prepare well for calving

Achieving the best calving season requires good planning and preparation, says DairyNZ. Here's how to do just that.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 10 July 2019 14:55

How do we manage change?

The dairy farming industry needs to keep thinking about what it can do differently in response to the big change coming at it, says Luke Beehre, project leader of the Northland Extension 350 (E350) programme.

Published in General News
Saturday, 06 July 2019 09:52

Less mud throwing — Editorial

It looks like the next attack on farming will take the form of a campaign against winter grazing and the negative impact this can have on livestock and water quality.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 02 July 2019 13:55

Report dodgy fliers

Dairy farmers are being urged to tell authorities about “concerning activity” by helicopters and drones.

Published in General News

Planning is crucial to designing a safe, effective effluent pond.

Published in Management

DairyNZ developer animal care and biosecurity, Katherine DeWitt on the new tail shortening laws and better options for tail management.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 26 June 2019 07:55

Mentor-led project gaining ground

The Northland farmer to farmer learning programme Extension 350 is attracting nationwide attention.

Published in General News

A trial giving synthetic zeolite to transition cows to prevent milk fever has shown “stunning” results, says DairyNZ principal scientist Dr David Chapman.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 19 June 2019 08:55

Farmers urged to submit on carbon bill

Both DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb NZ are urging farmers to have their say on the proposed Zero Carbon Bill by July 16.

Published in General News
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