CRV urges farmers to be proactive about managing facial eczema

As mating season draws to a close and the hot, humid weather sets in, CRV Ambreed is urging dairy farmers to be proactive about managing facial eczema (FE). The call comes following an investment by The Ministry for Primary Industries’ (MPI) Sustainable Farming Fund to support the Facial Eczema Action... read more ›

West Coast AB Technician goes the extra mile

category AB Technicians
West Coast AB (Artificial Breeding) Technician Kelley Molloy has been going the extra mile for local dairy farmers, keeping their mating season on track as they battle challenging weather conditions. The weather disaster in the South Westland region has come at a particularly difficult time for local dairy farmers,... read more ›

Angus Haslett to lead CRV Holding B.V.

category Business news
After successfully leading CRV for over 12 years, Roald van Noort will step down as CEO on May 1st 2020. He will be succeeded by Angus Haslett who is currently Managing Director of the Business Unit Oceania and responsible for the Business Unit USA. After 12 and a half... read more ›

Patient converters set for low N future

The Jarmans have been adaptable farmers for more than 150 years – and they’re still innovating. Paul and Ann Jarman run Essendon, a 400ha dairy farm at Greendale, central Canterbury. Supplying Westland Milk Products, Essendon is milking 860 cross-bred cows and includes a fully self-contained block for wintering and growing... read more ›

Dairy farmers strike gold across the country

Five lucky farmers have struck gold this mating season, each winning $2000 after finding a special straw in their artificial insemination (AI) bank. CRV Ambreed inserted five golden straws into five AI banks – three in the North Island and two in the South Island – as distribution of... read more ›