The new mainstream

Stringleman, Hugh
May 2012
New Zealand Dairy Exporter;May2012, Vol. 87 Issue 10, p116
Trade Publication
The article predicts that once-a-day (OAD) milking could become the mainstream dairy production system on pasture in New Zealand (NZ), as told by Professor emeritus Colin Holmes during the 2012 Northland OAD workshop. Holmes told 100 Northland dairy farmers that OAD is the next logical development in NZ dairying, when viewed in the historical context of simplifying processes, improving output/farm labor unit and reducing costs and often the need for new expensive farm dairies.


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