herd tester

herd tester

n
(Agriculture) NZ a technician trained to test the health and production of milk and butterfat of dairy cows
herd testing n
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In 1950, our father, Allan Mills, a farm labourer and herd tester from Meremere, in Taranaki, met Mary Terris, a registered maternity nurse.
MARY TERRIS (pictured above in 1950) was a registered maternity nurse when she married farm labourer and herd tester Alan Mills.
One farmer who needed little persuasion to look at the breed was Anthony Williams, a Welshman who arrived in North Island in 1975 as a dairy herd tester - and never came back.