Calf Nursery

About Us

In direct response to farmer demand for quality dairy beef 100kg calves and contract rearing of dairy heifers, Hazlett invested in a calf rearing operation in Palmerston South in 2017. The operation has capacity for approximately 3,500 spring calves and 1,000 autumn calves. We take pride in offering the following services:

Calf Purchasing

  • Forward or same day contracts available for the purchase of 4 day Friesian bull calves or Friesian beef cross bull or heifer calves
  • Autumn and spring purchases
  • Minimum price forward 4 day calf contracts available with beef semen at mating

Calf Sales

  • 100kg Friesian and beef cross calves available October to January
  • Limited volumes of autumn born winter supply calves

Contract Rearing

  • Rearing contracts available for all classes of 4 day old calves

Talk to the Calf Nursery team

Ian Hercus

Business Development Manager
021 979 922
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Glenn Porter

021 161 8557
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