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Open Country Dairy Study - February 2017 Results

Tim Sandbrook from Open Country Dairy shares his report on Cow Body Condition Scores and pasture feed profiles  The latest cow body condition scores (BCS) across 1,400 Waikato cows hasn’t changed this month, sitting at exactly 4. 0 with a slightly tighter range across the ten herds than a month ago...

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Open Country Dairy Study - January 2017 results

February 2017

Again this month, Tim Sandbrook from Open Country Dairy shares his report on his ongoing study into milk urea and its effect on milk production and cow health.

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Farmer Field Day – Pip Gale Leased Property

January 2017

“I want to demonstrate that feeding a higher rate is still financially viable.”
Pip Gale

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Open Country Dairy Study - December 2016 Results

January 2017

The results from November and December 2016 are in from Open Country Dairy's Milk Supply Manager Tim Sandbrook's study into milk urea and its effect on milk production and cow health.

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Open Country Dairy Study

December 2016

Tim Sandbrook, Milk Supply Manager for Open Country Dairy, has been leading a comprehensive study into milk urea and its effect on milk production and cow health.

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Feedworks Nutrition Workshop, Queensland

Dairy Nutrition Specialist Rebbecca Burrows recently attended the two-day Feedworks Nutrition Workshop in Queensland.  This was an opportunity to drive through on our values of keeping up with internal trends in dairy nutrition, networking with industry experts, and drawing on and learning for the experience of locals and farmers on the ground...

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Sustainability of pasture-based dairy systems

Santiago Utsumi, PhD. Assistant Professor of Animal Science Michigan State University   Ingham partner with a network of leading ruminant nutritionists around the world...

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