Displaying items by tag: animal welfare

Friday, 03 June 2016 14:11

Guilty plea over bobby calves

The man who was charged in March this year over alleged bobby calf offences has pleaded guilty to all 10 charges.

Published in General News
Thursday, 02 June 2016 11:55

Farmers give the thumbs up to bobby calf rules

DairyNZ is running seminars nationwide on caring for bobby calves to raise farmer awareness of new animal welfare rules.

Published in Management
Thursday, 02 June 2016 06:55

Give bobby calves their due — Editorial

It may be the 'quiet' time of year for dairy farmers, but clearly most are not sitting relaxing in their armchairs.

Published in Opinion
Monday, 30 May 2016 09:55

Animal welfare changes have people talking

MPI says about 500 people have attended six public meetings across the country, to express views on proposed changes to animal welfare regulations.

Published in General News
Friday, 27 May 2016 12:55

Animal welfare rules focus on bobby calves

Proposed new animal welfare regulations are a great step forward, says the New Zealand Veterinary Association dairy cattle branch president, Dr Jenny Weston.

Published in Farm Health
Tuesday, 17 May 2016 08:54

Get sorted for Gypsy Day

With Gypsy Day fast approaching OSPRI offers advice for NAIT and TBfree.

Published in General News
Saturday, 14 May 2016 07:55

Animal welfare views

Almost 500 people attended six public meetings across the country, to express views on animal welfare.

Published in General News
Friday, 13 May 2016 12:55

Rules to focus on bobby calves

Proposed new animal welfare regulations are a great step forward, says the NZ Veterinary Association dairy cattle branch president, Dr Jenny Weston.

Published in Farm Health

DairyNZ says its submission on proposed new animal welfare regulations will be made from a farmer's perspective.

Published in Farm Health
Friday, 06 May 2016 11:55

Devil will be in the detail – industry

Deciding which proposed animal welfare standards will become regulation and which will become 'guidance' is a priority concern for DairyNZ.

Published in Farm Health

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