Helping You To Manage Calf‑Health - Your Future Herd

Know-how Worth Knowing

Calves are the future of every dairy farm. The best practices and products provided here will help you to make a positive difference to both stock health and farm productivity.

Calf-Health

Calf hygiene

Practical tips for how to manage calf pens and clean equipment to limit the spread of scours. Watch Video Fact-Sheet

Hygiene – one crucial discipline in the fight against scours. Simple, systematic practices that save time, money, stress... and calves.

Colostrum management

The 3 Q’s of colostrum management, plus tips to manage them. Watch Video Fact-Sheet

Colostrum – one key ingredient to bolster the immature immune system of new-born calves. With around 1/3 of calves in New Zealand lacking good quality colostrum soon after birth... there are three Qs that provide a memorable framework for healthier calves.

Identify and treat scours

Knowing what to do at the first sign of calf scours will save you stress this season. Watch Video Fact-Sheet

Hydration and electrolyte management – two critical factors in preventing the on-set of scours. Here we cover some best practices, but also the tell-tale signs of scours... plus some effective responses. Ultimately every farm benefits from having healthier, more productive calves refreshing herds.