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Joe Collingborn
Joe Collingborn

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English dairy farmer Joe Collingborn farms in north Wiltshire. A regular visitor to our shores, he writes about his experience trying to bring together the best of Irish grass-feeding and British dairy.

Amid the UK's political turmoil, English farmer writer Joe Collingborn finds solace in the best feature of his new milking parlour: the automatic drafting gate.
By Joe Collingborn on 19 April 2017
Things are looking up for English-based dairy farmer Joe Collingborn, with construction completed on a new milking parlour and a milk surge from cows out at grass.
By Joe Collingborn on 20 March 2017
With the knowledge that the use of antibiotics is soon to be restricted, English-based farmer writer Joe Collingborn now targets selective dry cow therapy to one in four cows only.
By Joe Collingborn on 07 February 2017
Between building a new milking parlour and keeping up with a full winter work schedule, English-based farmer writer Joe Collingborn is concerned that his herd is being neglected.
By Joe Collingborn on 07 January 2017
In his latest update from over the water, English-based farmer writer Joe Collingborn gets help to build a new parlour while managing tricky autumn milking.
By Joe Collingborn on 25 October 2016
Farmer writer Joe Collingborn reports from across the water in England, where calving season is still ongoing, along with some on-farm construction work.
By Joe Collingborn on 29 September 2016
While there may be many benefits of bringing up children on a farm, farm life is not without its burdens.
By Joe Collingborn on 19 August 2016
On a recent visit to Ireland from Wiltshire, Joe Collingborn attended the Dublin Horse Show, but reality struck when he returned home.
By Joe Collingborn on 05 August 2016
From co-op structures to the Birmingham Livestock Event, farmer writer Joe Collingborn reports from across the water in England.
By Joe Collingborn on 20 July 2016
Our farmer writer from across the water Joe Collingborn gives his views on the political dust of Brexit.
By Joe Collingborn on 01 July 2016
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