The top 10 TMR troubles

04:25 | 15/06/2015

(Dairy VietNam) In order to perform at their optimum, cows need consistency at the feedbunk. If our mixing routine and equipment aren’t in sync, we’re unable to deliver what they need.

Farm Group Herald Dairy Sutainability Credentials

15:24 | 21/02/2013

(Dairy Vietnam) Federated Farmers of New Zealand (FFNZ) are confident that sustainability goals set out in the sustainable dairy water accord will be achieved by the end of the 2013/14 season.

Farms to Fall Under Rural Water Programme

16:19 | 19/02/2013

(Dairy Vietnam) The Western Australian Farmers Federation (Inc.) (WAFarmers) is calling for the expansion of the State Rural Water Program to include farm businesses connected to the Integrated Water Supply Scheme (IWSS).

No-Till Case Study, Richter Farm: Cover Crop Cocktails in a Forage-Based System

09:59 | 07/02/2013

Regular hay and silage cutting leads plant residues diminishing at the detriment of soil health but a farming family in North Dakota profess to have a solution, reports the National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service.

Efforts to Reduce Farming Dangers Showing Progress 05 February 2013 NEW ZEALAND – Farm safety and rural depression initiatives have had positive effects on the welfare of the rural population, according to Federated Farmers of New Zealand. Quad bike accid

15:41 | 05/02/2013

(Dairy Vietnam) Farm safety and rural depression initiatives have had positive effects on the welfare of the rural population, according to Federated Farmers of New Zealand.

Quicker, Easier to Apply for Farm Payments Using New On-line System

16:43 | 24/01/2013

(Dairy Vietnam) It will be quicker and easier to apply for Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) schemes under a new integrated online payment system, Farming Minister David Heath announced.

Machine Milking in Israel

14:45 | 18/09/2012

(Dairy Vietnam) Machine milking is a relatively recent feature of Israeli dairy farming. Up to the mid-forties essentially only hand milking was practiced, in the larger collectively owned Kibbuts farms as well as in the small dairy herds of the Moshav villages. Hand labor was abundant on most farms and more remunerative farming occupations were scarce or non-existent.

A$1 Million Boost for Dairy Farmers to Save on Energy

16:16 | 17/05/2012

AUSTRALIA - Dairy Australia received A$1 million in Federal Government funding today to roll out 900 farm energy assessments on dairy farms across the country.

Supply Mgt Programme Will Hurt Small Dairy Farmers

22:22 | 05/03/2012

US - The largest 1,750 dairy farms now supply more than 50 per cent of the US milk supply, according to a new report by the US Department of Agriculture. One third of the farms, about 19,400 that have fewer than 30 cows, produce only one per cent of the milk supply.

Milking Israel's dairy expertise in Vietnam

11:55 | 04/03/2012

New Zealand cows are arriving by the boatload in Vietnam as part of an Israeli-led $500 million dairy farm project there.