Genetic selection more than just growing herd productivity

Selecting the right genetics is no longer just about improving the economic output of your herd, according to CRV Ambreed sales and marketing manager Jon Lee. “Dairy farming today requires an investment in genetics and data collection that will enable farmers to understand their options to farm sustainably for profit,... read more ›

CRV partners with the New Zealand Farm Environment Trust

category Business news
CRV Ambreed has become a strategic partner of the New Zealand Farm Environment Trust (NZFET). The NZFET’s vision is for New Zealand’s farmers and growers to be recognised as global leaders in the stewardship of land and water. This stewardship involves balancing the environment, animals, plants, and people. The Ballance... read more ›

The hunt’s on for the country’s best bull calves

category Genetics
CRV Ambreed is on the hunt for New Zealand’s very best bull calves that will produce the next generation of high performing dairy cows. With calving now underway, CRV Ambreed’s Breeding Manager Aaron Parker says it’s time for farmers to get in touch with CRV Ambreed if they have... read more ›

Weighing up your heat detection options

category Products
There are a number of tools and technologies now available to help dairy farmers optimize heat detection. Boyd Dingus, general manager for ESTROTECT, says deciding which combination of heat detection aids to use is a matter of weighing up each tool’s effectiveness, its cost versus benefit, and ease of use.... read more ›

Science thrives in the Waikato as Kudos Awards names finalists for 2019

CRV Ambreed is delighted to have LowN Sires selected as a finalist in the 2019 Kudos Awards, in the Kudo Science Trust Food & Ags award section. This year’s Kudos Awards finalists continue to prove that science thrives in Hamilton and the Waikato. Eighteen finalists have been named in the... read more ›