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Facial eczema tolerant genetics “essential tool for the dairy farming toolbox”

A well-known and respected dairy farmer, who was one of the first in New Zealand to introduce facial eczema tolerant genetics into his dairy herd, says they are an “essential tool for the dairy farming toolbox”. Managing director of Sisam and Sons Ltd in the Eastern Bay of Plenty, Richard... read more ›

Could global warming incite greater interest in tropical breeds?

category Genetics
New Zealand dairy farming is being confronted by climate change and CRV Ambreed is ready. The herd improvement company has recently widened the focus of its tropical dairy genetics scheme, which has sparked the interest of a handful of Northland-based farmers. Once only common in parts of Central America, South... read more ›