50 Years of Proven Performance

It was a real honour working with all of my clients. They all went out of their way to welcome me to their farm; Neil Gamble

Many people have been part of CRV Ambreed’s 50 years in business.  One thing amongst staff has remained consistent over time – the knowledge and dedication and passion that CRV Ambreed’s team bring to their customers on-farm.

Neil Gamble says his field consultant role with CRV Ambreed was the only real job he ever had.

Neil spent 20 years’ helping dairy farmers increase the value of their herds and loved his job before retiring in 2018.

He left school at 15 and went straight into contracting on-farm.  By 1967 he was leasing a small family dairy farm, adding tw…

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My long association with CRV Ambreed began in 1976; Ray Lawerence

It would be easy to say that in 50 years that CRV Ambreed has been in business, no one has been 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, Ray retired from his field consultant and AI technician roles at CRV Ambreed late 2018.

His long association with CRV Ambreed began in 1976 when he trained in AI and began using CRV Ambreed genetics in his own dairy herd.

In 1983, Ray started working as a Stratford-Etham field consult…

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CRV Ambreed hits half-century

We turn fifty this year!!

Over the past five decades the company has helped thousands of farmers breed dairy cows that they are proud to have in their herd. Running a local breeding programme for 50 years has allowed CRV to breed the type of animal that suits the unique New Zealand farming systems.

Managing director Angus Haslett says the key to the company’s long-term success has been its culture of passion and a desire for continued improvement.

“CRV Ambreed is recognised as a strong, innovative artificial breeding company here in New Zealand,” says Haslett….

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