All posts by: Milk Madde

To winter graze or not?

by July 30, 2019

To winter graze or not? Winter cropping is rearing its head, thanks to a campaign launched in Wellington this week. The campaign, spearheaded by a Waikato businessman, aims to highlight environmental and animal welfare issues around winter cropping on farms. Winter cropping or winter grazing is where cattle are strip fed a crop. After eating […]

The Udder View

by July 24, 2019

The Udder View Are dairy cooperatives a dying breed? Perhaps not on a global scale but a closer look at Australia and New Zealand dairy sectors, you could be forgiven for thinking they are. With the unsavoury demise of what was Australia’s biggest co-op, Murray Goulburn, now owned by Canadian giant Saputo, co-ops now account […]