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Farm Source

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July 31, 2019

Every farm to get a unique biological emissions profile

Because what gets measured, gets managed

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June 27, 2019

From farm to the FIFA World Cup

As the top football teams compete at the FIFA Women’s World Cup, one of our farmers is at the centre of the action.

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June 12, 2019

Knowledge shared is knowledge gained

Fonterra farmers sharing their knowledge and getting back more than expected.

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May 30, 2019

World-leading scientist teaming up with Fonterra on sustainability

To solve some of dairy farming’s biggest sustainability challenges.

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March 27, 2019

Why you want to be a part of our Agribusiness Internship programme

Every summer, Fonterra takes on two Agribusiness Interns to give them a feel for the business and what it’s like to be on the ground supporting our farmers.

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November 13, 2018

Fonterra farmers open their gates

On November 11th, 16 Fonterra farms all across New Zealand had more than 8,400 visitors who wanted to learn about how farmers work and how they care for their animals.

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August 21, 2018

New research into animals that give off less nitrogen

Utilising the genes of animals that produce less nitrogen could provide farmers with a breakthrough in managing on-farm greenhouse gas emissions. Two research projects are currently looking to see if there’s a link between the nitrogen content of milk and animal emissions and whether it’s possible to identify and then replicate genes in animals that might control how much nitrogen an animal gives off.

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August 20, 2018

Finding a better way to achieve our sustainability goals on farm

This month, Fonterra marks the one-year anniversary of TIAKI – our sustainable dairying programme that helps farmers make their operations more environmentally compliant. In doing so we will also celebrate more than 1,000 Fonterra farmers who now have a tailored improvement plan to help address environmental risks on-farm. Achieving this wasn’t easy and while a significant amount of progress was made pre-Tiaki it often felt like we were trying push a rock uphill. We knew there had to be a better way.

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August 06, 2018

Five tech trends shaping agriculture

These are the most important tech trends shaping agriculture, both today and into the future. AgTech is the name given to the emerging technologies and companies that are providing new digital tools to help farmers better understand their inputs and what happens on-farm, better manage their operations, and be more productive and efficient.

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