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Beef trial highlights value of pasture management

9 May 2017

This is part one of a two part series looking at the first year’s results of a B+LNZ Beef Profit Partnership trial focusing on managing pasture quality.

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Angus Bull

Beef bulls adding value

9 May 2017

Making use of strategically-selected beef bulls as follow-up bulls in a dairy operation adds value, with minimal downside. A four-year Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) Genetics’ Dairy-Beef Progeny Test is now into its second year and the results make for positive reading. 

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Whangara AI

AI experiencing resurgence

2 May 2017

The use of artificial insemination (AI) in commercial beef cow herds is experiencing a resurgence.

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B+LNZ Genetics Beef Progeny Test - Year 3 update

2 May 2017

By the end of this year, the Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) Genetics Beef Progeny Test will have produced three crops of calves.

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Rain, rain and more rain

27 April 2017

Phil Smith, B+LNZ's Farmer Director for the Northern South Island, reflects on the changes a bit of rain makes on farm.

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