Tasmanian dairy farmer Stuart Burr has improved fertility management of his herd lifting in-calf rates and eliminating the use of induction.
Genomics has only been around in dairy breeding for a little over a decade but it is already having a profound impact.
Sometime what appears to be bloat in cows is actually something else. Vagal indigestion is easy to diagnose but treatment is not so simple.
A three-way crossbreeding program has delivered healthier, more fertile and productive cows to this Western District dairy farm.
THE decisions made at a young age can have a big influence of future productivity, according to United States' based researcher Bob James.