NEWS

40 years later, Ray Lawrence retires from his key role in Taranaki

Dairy breeding expert in the Naki retires after 40 years It would be easy to say no one is more passionate about breeding better dairy cows than Taranaki’s Ray Lawrence. After more than forty years working with local dairy farmers to breed healthier and more efficient herds, it’s the start... read more ›

More dairy farmers breeding to reduce environmental footprint

Dairy farmers are uping their game and doing more to improve their environmental footprint through their breeding programme. CRV Ambreed’s Product Manager Peter van Elzakker says more farmers have been asking about CRV Ambreed’s LowN sires this year with the goal to start breeding for lower Milk Urea Nitrogen concentration... read more ›

A surge in Speckle Park sales

category Genetics
CRV Ambreed has seen a surge in Speckle Park sales this year with sales for the breed now our second biggest selling beef breed after Hereford. Once classified as a specialty beef breed, it’s now a popular choice for many farmers. This months’ figures show sales for Speckle Park are... read more ›

On Farm Liquid Nitrogen Unit Management

category AI, Products
On Farm Tank Management Guidelines Liquid Nitrogen is a dangerous good and needs to be handled and stored carefully. Your unit will have a MSDS attached (material safety data sheet).  You should take the time to read it.   If you are not able to locate the MSDS please contact CRV Ambreed... read more ›

New IVF-type technology for CRV Ambreed’s breeding programme

For the first time in New Zealand new embryo transfer biopsy and genomic selection technology is being used to boost elite animal breeding for the dairy industry. CRV Ambreed’s Embryo Transfer (ET) programme pulls together existing technology in a new way, to reduce the time taken to produce elite high... read more ›