Thursday, 01 November 2018 07:55

Prepare for smaller, more productive herds

Dairy farmers worldwide are being urged to prepare now for a future with a smaller herd of higher producing cows, says the general manager of World Wide Sires New Zealand, Hank Lina.

Published in Farm Health
Thursday, 16 November 2017 07:55

AB industry needs umbrella group

In the wake of the Mycoplasma bovis outbreak, one of New Zealand’s main bull semen suppliers is calling for an industry body to be set up to implement country-wide testing and biosecurity standards.

Published in Farm Health
Tuesday, 15 August 2017 11:55

Semen unlikely source of disease

The Ministry for Primary Industries is still assessing the likely means of entry of the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis, following its discovery on two dairy farms in the Morven area near Oamaru.

Published in General News

There will be plenty to see, do and experience at this year's Northland Field Days on March 3-5, at Dargaville.

Published in General News