Dairy farmers ready for winter

Dairy farmers ready for winter

Leading the way in animal care By Katherine DeWitt, DairyNZ developer animal care and biosecurity Winter is almost here and depending what the weather has in store, some dairy farmers will have challenges with wet conditions. What some people may not know, is that...
Effluent ponds – how much storage do you need?

Effluent ponds – how much storage do you need?

Effluent ponds – How much storage do you need? By Logan Bowler Having the right infrastructure in place is essential to managing effluent on farm. DairyNZ’s effluent expert Logan Bowler talks about the key factors that will help you work out how much effluent...
Leading the way in animal care

Leading the way in animal care

Leading the way in animal care By Katherine DeWitt, DairyNZ developer animal care and biosecurity I’ve seen first-hand on farm how many farmers pride themselves on taking good care of their animals. That is reinforced by the dairy sector’s commitment to animal care...
Emptying effluent storage ponds

Emptying effluent storage ponds

Get ’em low – Focus on emptying effluent storage ponds By Logan Bowler Don’t leave it too late in the season to empty your effluent storage pond. As with most things on farm, good management is extremely important, and the same applies to your effluent...