New Zealand's dairy goat industry is starting research aimed at generating and amassing scientific data on the benefits of consuming goat milk infant formula produced by sustainable farm systems.

Published in Management

Waikato Milking Systems product and project manager Andy Geissmann believes there’s plenty of scope for Kiwis working in the emerging sheep and goat dairy sectors to export.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 28 May 2019 10:55

Goat milk cheese reigns supreme

Waikato cheesemaker Meyer’s foray into goat milk continues to pay dividends.

Published in General News

The importance of testing, managing and controlling the spread of Johne’s disease (JD) in dairy goats shouldn’t be underestimated.

Published in Farm Health
Friday, 30 November 2018 14:39

Dairy goats: the high performance ruminants

Assuming a goat’s nutritional requirements fit somewhere between that of sheep and cattle is a mistake.

Published in Management
Friday, 30 November 2018 11:53

Goat farmers: Do it once, do it right

All food producing industries are entering a period of increased consumer awareness.

Published in Management
Friday, 30 November 2018 11:47

Time to put Johne’s on the map

Johne's disease (JD) is a major production-limiting disease of farmed ruminants worldwide and, after CAE, it is the biggest animal health concern for goat farmers. 

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 26 September 2018 09:55

$11m milk study dives into high value products

A five year, $11 million research project has begun, aimed at producing new high value milk products. 

Published in General News
Tuesday, 28 August 2018 10:55

Cash to develop goat milk formula

The development of goat milk infant formula has received a $30 million funding boost.

Published in General News
Saturday, 14 April 2018 10:53

Hemara to head Dairy Goat Co-op

Hamilton-based Dairy Goat Cooperative (DGC) has appointed David Hemara as its new chief executive.

Published in General News
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