AT A GLANCE
Location: Waikuku, North Canterbury
Family owned farm that has been in the family almost 100 years
Decreasing empties and carryovers.
Accurate mating records for drying cows.
Decrease the number of wasted cows.
Decrease the number of wasted pedigree straws and heat patches.
Knowing when cows have started calving, without being in the paddock.
Picks up silent heat.
Spread out mating.
Identify and draft out sick cows earlier.
Save $20-$30 per cow, per year.