In light of the Covid-19 situation, CRV has implemented several measures. Aligned with NZ official information our field staff will continue servicing our clients.
All CRV staff will minimize personal contact and take hygiene measures into account including:
Wash hands with soap regularly
Cough and sneeze on the inside of the elbow
Use paper tissuesand dispose immediately
Do not shake hands
Stay at home with symptoms of the common cold or flu
Respect social distance of at least 2 metres
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CRV Ambreed says the Ministry for Primary Industries’ (MPI) new rules for cattle dehorning recognise the importance of putting animal welfare and human safety first.
The new rules announced this week, are effective from 1 October 2019 and require people working with cattle to use local anaesthetic when dehorning and disbudding.
“Dairy farmers love their cows and it makes sense for them to look after one of their greatest assets,” says CRV national sales and marketing manager Jon Lee.
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CRV Ambreed’s Jenna O’Sullivan has proven she can work magic both on-farm and on a netball court, with the announcement that she has been selected for the Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic squad for 2019.
Jenna is the field consultant for Matamata, Okoroire and Cambridge, supporting dairy farmers to breed healthier and more efficient herds.
She also recently joined CRV Ambreed’s breeding team as a sire analyst for her sales region, which has her working closely with local breeders around elite cow identification, contract mating and elite bull selection.
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Accurate heat detection is critical to the success of artificial insemination (AI). CRV Estrotect™ Heat Detectors provide the most accurate way to detect a cow on heat.
Introducing the improved Estrotect Breeding Patch, which makes it even clearer if the cow is on heat and ready to breed.
Estrotect, supplied by CRV Ambreed since 2002 have become a popular choice of Heat Detection aid for dairy farmers. It’s accurate, easy to use and remains in place for the whole mating season, whatever the weather!
Proven and effective. Now even better!
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Stock agent Matt Brinsdon loves his job. He’s with Rural Livestock in Southland and has been working as a stock agent, based in Gore, for 12 years.
“It’s a busy job year-round, and the work varies depending on the time of year,” says Brinsdon. It involves everything from photographing and marketing calves and cows, to showing and selling stock to clients and sorting contracts. The period leading into May and June is always particularly busy, as cows and heifers change hands and are delivered to new owners.”
Brinsdon enjoys talking with farmers around the eastern …read more ›