A series of workshops will begin this month to help dairy farmers understand animal welfare laws and work out their options for keeping on the right side of impending new regulations.
Industry body DairyNZ is reminding farmers of the requirements for transporting cattle following recent news and social media comments on a case now being investigated by the Ministry for Primary Industries.
New Zealand dairy cows may be among the happiest and healthiest in the world.
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Dairy Company Synlait's Best Practice Farmer Programme
A service helping farmers on dairy animal welfare issues.