Systems and teamwork to the fore

Christian, Glenys
November 2013
New Zealand Dairy Exporter;Nov2013, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p46
Trade Publication
The article discusses the highlights of the Australian Dairy Innovators Forum held on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland in early 2013. Queensland dairy farmer Errol Gerber spoke about the dairying philosophy followed by him and his wife, wherein under the intensive production system, it is all about getting the most milk from the fewest cows. He also talks about their aim to continue to boost genetic improvement, maintaining the parentage of the herd and breeding for health and longevity.


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