Summit: farmer-led, grass-led

Summit: farmer-led, grass-led

Summit: farmer-led, grass-fed August 2 2019 Register now for this year’s Pasture Summit spring field days. Hear the latest from farmers and researchers sharing ideas and developments on achieving profitable food production from grass.   Pasture Summit is a bi-annual...
Pasture tips tackle ‘what ifs’

Pasture tips tackle ‘what ifs’

Pasture tips tackle ‘what ifs’ August 2 2019 DairyNZ farm systems specialist Chris Glassey gives some advice on how to deal with common challenges faced by farmers at this time of year. Q. What if conditions are wet for weeks? A. If you don’t have a feed...
CalvingSmart Workshops a sell-out success

CalvingSmart Workshops a sell-out success

CalvingSmart workshops a sell-out success 24 July 2019 DairyNZ’s CalvingSmart workshops around the country over the past two months have been sell-out events with more than 1,500 farmers attending – and many farmers bringing along the entire farm team to look and...
Is 3-in-2 milking worth adopting?

Is 3-in-2 milking worth adopting?

Is 3-in-2 milking worth adopting? 1 July 2019 A new levy-funded research project will explore the benefits to farmers and cows of milking three times in two days. Milking frequency is one way farmers are choosing to evolve, which is why DairyNZ has this month started...