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.
By Daimien Reynolds Beef and Lamb Nick Beeby is an old friend of mine, who I have had the pleasure of working with back in the day when keeping the tractors on their wheels and finding a beer at the end of the day were our only worries. Sometimes we failed on both accounts. But … Read more Taste Pure Nature Campaign Update. US and China
By Daimien Reynolds Totaranui is proud to be an Angus Pure partner. Angus Pure has done so much for New Zealand Angus quality beef, not only in promoting our prime beef domestically and internationally, but also in their part in galvanising other meat companies to start their own premium beef programmes, thus benefitting breeders beyond … Read more Angus Pure in the US Market
By Daimien Reynolds As quality beef producers, we need to start getting ready for quite a different global environment in the years to come. Covid 19 has been a truly global event, there is no doubt the impacts of the event are going to be profound and far reaching. It will change people’s behaviour at … Read more Eat Dirt and Thrive!