Thursday, 15 November 2018 11:55

Programme to improve sector's in-calf rates

DairyNZ has redeveloped and updated a reproduction knowledge course known as the InCalf training programme.

Published in Farm Health
Tuesday, 05 September 2017 18:30

Take all the steps to lift herd performance

InCalf promotes a ‘continuous improvement process’, challenging farmers with their advisers to take a systematic approach towards a sustainable improvement in reproductive performance.

Published in Management
Thursday, 15 September 2016 11:55

Grassy path to herd reproduction

For Wilfred van Beek, getting the basics right in a simple grass-fed system has led to successful herd reproduction and repeatability.

Published in Management

Handheld digital or optical Brix refractometers offer a low cost, practical way to assess colostrum quality onfarm, and can help encourage famers to seek advice if colostrum is inadequate.

Published in Farm Health

Getting cows in calf well takes a year-round approach. The results achieved in the mating period are impacted by many factors earlier in the season or even in seasons gone by.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 12 September 2012 11:18

Reproductive workshops

DairyNZ experts will speak at a series of Bay of Plenty workshops on herd reproductive performance during September and October.

Published in General News

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