Notable articles with huge value to Jersey farmers.

Here you will be able to find a wide range of articles. If you have an article you would like to submit you can email it through to info@jersey.org.nz We may not be able to publish every article but we will push to have as many of these available as possible.

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 calculate Breeding Worth from February next year. This update reflects changes on the world market where there has been a significant increase in the value of fat and a decrease in the value of protein. The good news is that the high value of milk fat is delivering a strong…

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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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