Eight farmers stand for DairyNZ board

Eight farmers stand for DairyNZ board

Eight farmers stand for DairyNZ board 9 September 2019 Two positions on DairyNZ’s Board of Directors have attracted eight dairy farmer candidates. From September 23, levy paying dairy farmers will vote for their preferred candidates in this year’s DairyNZ Board of...
Plan Change 7 event planned for farmers

Plan Change 7 event planned for farmers

Plan Change 7 event planned for farmers 8 August 2019 Farmers in the Orari Temuka Opihi Paeora zone are encouraged to come along to a drop-in day to hear more about how new regional rules may affect them. The drop-in day on 14 August will cover changes proposed as...
New leader back on old turf

New leader back on old turf

New leader back on old turf 2 July 2019 DairyNZ’s new regional leader for Waikato, Wilma Foster, is enjoying reconnecting with farmers in her old patch. Wilma, who is leading a team of nine consulting officers in Waikato, farmed in Te Aroha and Tirau and owned a...
BVD control: a four-step plan

BVD control: a four-step plan

BVD Control: a four-step plan 2 July 2019 Samantha Tennent, DairyNZ developer Controlling bovine viral diarrhoea (BVD) is vital to avoid its damaging effects on dairy herds’ health, reproductive performance and productivity. DairyNZ’s Samantha Tennent...