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 …read more ›