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Two new partners sign with DWN

Thursday, 20 August 2015, 4:51 pm | HMC Communications

Dairy Women’s Network is thrilled to welcome two new partners aboard to assist the Network in offering education and support to dairy farming women. Farming cooperative LIC and ruminant feed manufacturer SealesWinslow have both recently signed on as ... More >>

Evita set to hit cities across New Zealand

Thursday, 13 August 2015, 10:27 am | HMC Communications

Rehearsals for Evita; the next hit musical set to show in five cities across New Zealand throughout 2015, are underway. More >>

Breaking the cycle – farming sustainability requires change

Monday, 10 August 2015, 10:31 am | HMC Communications

Albert Einstein once said the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. The need for change in the dairy industry has prompted me to revise an article I originally wrote back in 1999 that ... More >>

Australian investment at FoodWaikato

Thursday, 6 August 2015, 3:16 pm | HMC Communications

6 August 2015 Australian investment at FoodWaikato Nu-Mega Ingredients, a subsidiary of Australian public listed company Clover Corporation, has made a significant investment commissioning trial work with their microencapsulated powders at the recently expanded ... More >>

DWN and SealesWinslow deliver nourishing campaign

Thursday, 16 July 2015, 2:15 pm | HMC Communications

Dairy Women’s Network members who have attended the SealesWinslow calf nutrition workshops over the past three months have walked away with a little added extra this year. More >>

Good news all round for Hamilton renters and investors alike

Thursday, 2 July 2015, 8:48 pm | HMC Communications

Hamilton, New Zealand – An increase in the number of property investors purchasing Hamilton homes is increasing the number of rental properties available in the city, according to Lodge City Rentals business development manager David Kneebone. More >>

CRV scholarship winners en route to Holland

Tuesday, 16 June 2015, 9:27 am | HMC Communications

Massey University Master’s graduate Nicole Steele and Lincoln University Honour’s graduate Peter West are about to embark on an all-expenses-paid trip to Holland thanks to a scholarship from CRV Ambreed. More >>

CRV gives sneak peek of new herd testing device

Wednesday, 10 June 2015, 12:58 pm | HMC Communications

CRV Ambreed is demonstrating a new industry-leading herd testing device at this year’s New Zealand National Agricultural Fieldays. More >>

Saving the bee through social enterprise

Tuesday, 9 June 2015, 10:33 am | HMC Communications

Saving the bee through social enterprise The world’s honey bee population is under threat, meaning global food security is . . . well, anything but secure. More >>

Seeking new Holstein Friesian Genetic Leaders

Thursday, 28 May 2015, 12:43 pm | HMC Communications

Holstein Friesian New Zealand and CRV Ambreed will team up again this year to select New Zealand’s next generation of top Holstein Friesian bulls for their joint sire proving programme, ‘Holstein Friesian Genetic Leaders’. Recently celebrating ... More >>

Hamilton PR agency win national award for Buddy Day campaign

Tuesday, 26 May 2015, 9:25 am | HMC Communications

Hamilton PR agency HMC Communications took out a top Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) award at the industry organisation’s annual conference dinner in Wellington on Thursdaynight (20 May). More >>

Low payout, smarter herd management

Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 9:22 am | HMC Communications

“If you want to get the best out of your farming business when payout is low, you need to have the right tools.” More >>

Facial eczema tolerant genetics “essential tool"

Thursday, 7 May 2015, 3:31 pm | HMC Communications

A well-known and respected dairy farmer, who was one of the first in New Zealand to introduce facial eczema (FE) tolerant genetics into his dairy herd, says they are an “essential tool for the dairy farming toolbox”. Managing director of Sisam ... More >>

Could global warming incite interest in tropical breeds?

Monday, 20 April 2015, 2:26 pm | HMC Communications

New Zealand dairy farming is being confronted by climate change and Hamilton company CRV Ambreed is ready. More >>

Decrease in Hamilton’s median house price

Tuesday, 14 April 2015, 4:21 pm | HMC Communications

Decrease in Hamilton’s median house price reflects strong sales at lower end of market More >>

NZ Governor-General Tests his Flying Skills at CTC Aviation

Tuesday, 14 April 2015, 4:00 pm | HMC Communications

Hamilton, NZ - New Zealand Governor-General, Lt Gen, The Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae, visited CTC Aviation’s airline pilot training centre in Hamilton yesterday. More >>

Acting now can reduce facial eczema long-term

Thursday, 9 April 2015, 12:24 pm | HMC Communications

Hot and muggy conditions this year have provided a timely reminder for dairy farmers to breed a herd that will be more tolerant to facial eczema challenges and have greater resilience to facial eczema long-term. CRV Ambreed’s genetic development strategist ... More >>

Waikato Innovation Park companies show buoyancy

Tuesday, 7 April 2015, 12:27 pm | HMC Communications

Companies situated within the Waikato Innovation Park – the vast majority of which are directly or indirectly working in New Zealand’s agricultural sector – are reporting significant financial growth. Waikato Innovation Park’s recent survey ... More >>

It’s time to wind down for plastics manufacturing leader

Tuesday, 17 February 2015, 12:59 pm | HMC Communications

It’s time to wind down for plastics manufacturing leader One of New Zealand’s most inspiring and influential leaders in the manufacturing sector is taking his first step towards retirement after 47 years’ service to the industry. More >>

Could Hamilton’s median house price top $400,000 in 2015?

Monday, 16 February 2015, 11:19 am | HMC Communications

Hamilton, New Zealand – Lodge Real Estate’s managing director, Jeremy O’Rourke, said today that January house sales were extremely strong and a great indicator of a buoyant year ahead for Hamilton’s residential market. 185 homes were sold on ... More >>