Notable articles with huge value to Jersey farmers.

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Diversity strengthens dairy business Fri, 12 Oct 2018

As both lower order sharemilkers and equity holders, James and Shannon Burke consider themselves fortunate to be able to diversify their interests in the dairy industry relatively early in their career. The couple, who have two children aged one and three, are in their fourth season at White Pine Dairies on the Hauraki Plains near Ngatea. The 225 hectare farm is majority owned by Mark and…

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Production focus from Jersey genetics Fri, 12 Oct 2018

South Taranaki jersey breeders Chris and Rachel Wilson are starting to see some good results from…

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Early notice of breeding worth changes for 2019 Mon, 10 Sep 2018

New Zealand Animal Evaluation (NZAEL) has recently finalised the economic values that will be used to…

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Extended Lactation Shows Promise Thu, 26 Jul 2018

Karen Phelps – NZ Dairy Winter 2018 Extending lactation to two years is a bold move…

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Fat is back. Fri, 11 May 2018

Roger Ellison IN FIVE years, wool will be worth more to a sheep farmer than will…

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Dairy conversion good decision for Waikato farming couple Fri, 11 May 2018

Converting a sheep and beef farm to dairy and going once-a-day has proven good decision-making by…

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