Tuesday , 26 September 2017
  • Annual milking machine testing on the way

    Annual milking machine testing on the way

    Tim McVeagh NZCP1 is the Primary Indistries Ministry’s operational code for the design and operation of farm dairies. The latest revision, form December 1, 2015, includes requirements for milking mach...

  • Dairying South Africa the Kiwi way

    Dairying South Africa the Kiwi way

    Trevor Elliott’s father bought a forest area and started off with two cows 50 years ago. Today his operation is probably the biggest dairy farm business in South Africa, milking 15,000 cows. Erling My...

  • Crusader with a cause

    Crusader with a cause

    Anne Hardie High school was a period of rebellion for Jack Raharuhi and his hassled teachers probably never expected him to be back a few years later on a crusade to inspire students to choose dairyin...

  • Getting their boots dirty

    Getting their boots dirty

    Seven teenagers from the suburbs of Christchurch spent a week of their April school holidays getting a taste of farm life through a recently-launched Rabobank initiative. The Rabobank Farm Experience ...