Craig Lister

Holstein bull Calister Maebull has been in demand since he received his first ABV in April but to breeder, Craig Lister, the more pleasing aspect is the sire’s contribution to his end goal.

Alltech nutritionist Elder Petherick with Alberta farmer Cregg Nicoll on Cregg’s farm.

Bigger isn’t necessarily better for Canadian dairy farmer Cregg Nicoll, who is constantly assessing his farm in a bid to find the optimal number of cows and maximise production from them.

Herd recording made easier

DataGene – the dairy industry’s new organisation to drive herd improvement – is releasing two new tools to make it easier for farmers to use herd records for management decisions.

90% of the soiled sand is recycled using the separator system.

WHEN Fredrick Oesch founded SwissLane Dairy in Alto, Michigan in USA on 36ha in 1915, his family farm was “out in the country,” and the concept of being a good community neighbor was one that was often taken for granted.

Cutting costs in the dairy can increase your risk of a milk quality or mastitis “accident”, costing you more in the long run.

RECENTLY, I dropped one of the family cars into the service centre in the morning for what I expected to be a normal routine service.  

Jenny McCarthy with promising young heifer Ascot Park Valentinos Beauty 3rd

THE foundations of a sustainable dairy enterprise for Darling Downs, Queensland,  farmers Steve and Jenny McCarthy have been built on more than 70 years of improved Jersey genetics.

Pat and Louise Neal

At a time when Australia’s dairy industry has been under unprecedented pressure, dairy farmers of the New South Wales Mid Coast have rallied with Hunter Local Land Services (Hunter LLS) to initiate the innovative Mid-Coast Adaptable Dairy Farming Systems Project.  

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When butter and chocolate collide

TWO New Zealand companies Lewis Road Creamery and Whittakers have teamed up to deliver what must be every dairy lover’s dream: chocolate butter.

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