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Industry Insight: Pasture Surplus - Nov 2020
Trev takes a look at the week on week pasture surplus/deficit on the effective milking platform for spring-calving dairy farms in Waikato, Canterbury and Southland for the current season to date, relative to last year.
Data as a strategic asset: industry collection
In part one of this series Gareth Lash, chair of Trev, shares his views on the drivers for industry data collection and use and why data is quickly becoming an important strategic asset for farmers.
Data as a strategic asset: a farmer’s best friend
In part two of this series, Gareth Lash, chair of Trev, shares his views on why data is rapidly becoming a strategic asset for farmers to add to their conventional portfolio of land, capital, livestock and labour to lift farm productivity.
Data as a strategic asset: a link to farm sustainability
We speak to Trev CEO Scott Townshend about farm data - why it’s important, how we can use it more effectively and what the gains are from a productivity, profitability and environmental standpoint.
Data as a strategic asset: investing in farm data
Just like any other asset, data only becomes valuable when captured, stored, maintained and protected in an appropriate way. It also needs to be validated and accessible.
Solving the headache of data manipulation
For any farm owner, operator or consultant the idea of comparing a farm’s performance either against a prior season or another farm to identify opportunities is a strong one.
REX Interview: Scott Townshend on The Tune Up
Scott Townshend has a yarn to Hamish McKay and Dominic George on Rural Exchange to share a bit about Trev and The Tune Up podcast series. Have a listen.
Jim van der Poel's Top Tips
Jim van der Poel shares his tips on planning and building a high performing team.