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Taranaki's new dairy trust has launched its first research project at the Stratford Demonstration Farm. Dairy Trust Taranaki (DTT), which was established late last year, has begun a two-herd farmlet trial to evaluate the benefits of a covered stand-off and feed pad at the East Rd farm. The herd of...

Dairy leaders have suggested numerous options for research by a new body being established to protect the future of industry study in Taranaki. DairyNZ staff, farm consultants, organic farmers and Taranaki Regional Council representatives were among a group of about 20 who met to develop a strategy for the new Dairy Trust Taranaki...

Undertaking studies that will boost the knowledge and skills of Taranaki  farmers are the focus of a new trust set up to oversee dairy industry research in the region. Dairy Trust Taranaki (DTT), comprising the incorporated society which operates the Stratford Demonstration Farm (SDF), the trust which operates the Waimate West Demonstration Farm (WWDF) and the Taranaki...