Dairy Consultancies Pty Ltd and the Directors
Jim and Glennis Norcott
formed the company in November 1996 to provide farmers with a fair
deal in herd recording services and ancillary goods and services.
The Company owns and operates AUSTRALIAN Herd Recording Services
(AHRServices) and is part owner of the AUSHerd recording software and the PCFarm
herd management software.
Jim spent 30 years prior to forming AHRS with the
Queensland DPI Dairy Herd
Improvement programs gaining extensive knowledge in
long distance milk
sample transport having pioneered the introduction
of this in 1975.
The model is unique, cost effective and efficient
resulting in AHRS being able to provide a most economical service
to farmers anywhere in Australia.
A complete suite of recording services including
Farmer Sampling, Farmer Recording and Herd
Recorder Service data collection syatems are available
throughout Queensland, Northern New South Wales &
Tru Test or
Waikato meters are available for hire.
Protein, Fat and Cell Count tests are provided with
individual cow production recording.
Pregnancy testing on the same samples is also
Services are tailored to suit farmer's
needs, with either one or two milkings recorded and /or sampled at
varying frequencies ranging from monthly to six weekly to every
Samples can be consigned from all towns in
all dairying areas throughout Australia. Air freight in insulated
overnight bags enables samples to be tested at the Dairy Technical
Services Laboratory in Melbourne the day after recording from
virtually anywhere in Australia.
It is the longest milk run in the world and provides
samples of the highest quality.
Results are back on farm through email the
day after or plus postage time in the mail enabling
farm managers to make strategic management decisions
on a timely basis.
This model has provided tremendous financial
benefits to dairy producers as it enables them to
benefit from the economies of scale of the larger
laboratory and improved timeliness from modern communication
Data is supplied regularly to the
Australian Dairy Herd Improvement
Scheme (ADHIS) for calculation of bull
and cow Australian Breeding Values (ABV's) so members
are eligible to participate in Progeny Testing schemes.
Free call 1800 149 676
Free fax 1800 623 631
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