Waikuku was home for Simon and Kelly Beech, which they farmed on from Simon’s parents Martin and Philipa Beech. A successful farming business that has stood the test of time, succession and the many challenges of farming that stand to thwart the next generation coming through. They added to their business by purchasing a 400 … Read more Surreydale
The complete disruption of the global village continues. And the spin offs are affecting trade in many unanticipated ways. Take for example the stouch between the Australians and China which can only benefit New Zealand from an ag trade point of view. I’m glad Jacinda is a little more diplomatic than Scott Morrison. The Aussies … Read more Global Update
I asked Phil Tither to help quantify the bottom line improvements from calving as two year olds. Using farmax, and basing the model on a pretend farm similar in nature and size of Surreydale, he has produced the following article. For anyone wanting more detail and help, please contact Phil. Summary of Results Heifers programmed … Read more Economics of 2-year-old heifer mating
Totaranui is a long time Alliance supplier. We were delighted when they came out with their Hand Picked beef programme and invited them to feature it in our catalogue, click to follow link to article.