The changes in New Zealand dairy farming systems are advancing at a great rate as farmers react to environmental pressure.
It's not just shelter; it's a management system on how we can enhance pastoral grazing systems with shelter
Broadlands farmers Mike and Lisa Parnwell have taken recent accolades in their stride and are continuing to run their small but successful farming operation with little fuss.
A retro-fitted roof turned a feed pad from a ‘complaint risk’ to a worthwhile asset says its Northland owner.
The company launched SlurryBugs, a product aiming to capture those nutrients, at Fieldays.
It’s a biological effluent treatment containing aero...
Now that system four and five dairy farms account for 25% of the total, demand is growing for high profit, low footprint innovative management options...
Dairy farmers Shaun and Fiona Kehely have tried various things in their drive to improve production. They say two HerdHomes® they have built ...
A Walton farm’s high milk production, despite the recent drought, and success in the Waikato Ballance Farm Environment Awards shows profit and environmental care can go hand in hand.
Stronger roof trusses are allowing HerdHomes® to span up to 20m, so farms can retro-fit the Waikato firm’s roofs over existing yards and pads.
Northland’s Sharemilker/Equity Farmer of the Year, brothers Ian and Tim Douglas, have in three years expanded further than most dairy farmers would in a lifetime.
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