News

Fertiliser is not ruining our water quality

Published 24/04/24
The country's waterways are not greatly affected by the use of fertiliser on farm when certain factors are taken into account. Read article here
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Cows welcome the shade of new barns, says farmers

Published 24/01/24
The Press, Barns are increasingly being erected on dairy farms to provide shade for cows at risk of heat stress from increasingly hot summer weather Read article here
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Dairy farmer finds the optimal feed blend for his herd

Published 01/08/23
Farmers Weekly, Canterbury farmer feeding the herd with the optimal blend of feed and enough of it is seeing great results. https://www.farmersweekly.co.nz/people/dairy-farmer-finds-the-optimal-feed-blend-for-his-herd/
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Don't reduce stock, just farm smarter

Published 01/08/23
Dairy News, reduce greenhouse gas by farming smarter not reducing stock numbers.
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Council says 'Good Job Farmers'

Published 05/08/21
New artical posted by Waikato Disctric Council. Worth the read! https://www.waikatoregion.govt.nz/community/whats-happening/news/media-re...
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Securing supplement supply

Published 19/12/18
For a high-input dairy farm operation, securing supplement is a key factor in the profit margin. The Bennett family have bought a support block to grow maize in a bid to control their feed costs.
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Grappling with a low payout

Published 19/12/18
An equitry partnership was the entrée to farm ownership for West Coast dairy farmers Paul and Andrea Stevenson.
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Switch to Dairy

Published 01/10/18
Jeff Mann graduated with an accountancy/economics degree from Otago University and got a job in an acountant's office. However, he soon realised that ...
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More profit with lower impact

Published 30/07/18
The low milk price in 2013 was not the ideal time for a multimillion dollar dairy conversion let alone one writing its own blueprint. But, as Neal Wal...
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Prevent soil health damage in winter

Published 24/04/18
The weather already this year has been a mixed bag of wet and dry. The winter season is now around the corner and who knows what that will bring. Rea...
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