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Mother-daughter team work as AB Technicians for CRV

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AB Technicians Tash Meredith and her daughter Sophie are passionate about helping farmers breed healthy, happy cows. Tash started as an AB technician more than 14 years ago and has been with CRV Ambreed for the last seven. This season, she has enjoyed the company of her 20-year-old daughter Sophie as her assistant.

Initially, Tash’s motivation for becoming an AB technician was to help with breeding on her own dairy farm. Now she enjoys helping other farmers improve their businesses through their breeding choices.
Tash has been named CRV Ambreed AB Technician of the Year for …

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Herd Testing CRV

Stress free herd testing for first time sharemilkers

Posted by in category Farmer Stories

Golden Bay farmer Phil Smith has been dairy farming for 19 years and has always dreaded herd testing.

“I would wake up in the morning and genuinely think about calling our provider to cancel it,” says Phil.

That was until he switched to CRV Ambreed this season and discovered that the herd testing process can be completely painless.

“It didn’t even feel like a herd test,” says Phil. “The CRV technician and I were laughing in the shed. It was like having a mate working with me.”

Phil and his wife Savannah are in their first-year sharemilking.

“We are always keen to …

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