Your Toolkit

The toolkit found on this website is full of opportunities to grow your business to be more profitable and sustainable. Along with support from the NZM team, you will find a range of tools here to help you get the most out of your sheep production system:

  • Animal Health Calendar - you can download the Excel spreadsheet here.
  • Bred Well Fed Well - a one-day workshop introducing estimated breeding values (EBVs) and tools to monitor ewe nutrition.
  • Humane Slaughter Guidelines - you can download the PDF here.
  • Healthy Ewes Healthy Profits - a two-day workshop focused on ewe health.
  • Plan For Profit - simple tools for setting goals, managing your time and making decisions.

NZM also partners across the wider industry to link our grower community with opportunities to update their skills:

  • Landbase - a one-day planning workshop to set up an online farm environment plan.
  • Wormwise - a two-hour workshop that gives you access to proven tools for effectively managing worms.  
  • B+LNZ Farm Safety Management System workshop
  • Understanding Your Farming Business course - run by the Agri-Women's Development Trust (AWDT).

Contact the NZM team to discuss which tools are best-suited to helping you get more out of your farming enterprise.