Beef management : Slurry, dairy beef and Tullamore Farm jobs
This week, beef editor Adam Woods takes a look at slurry spreading, dairy calf to beef options and what jobs will be done on Tullamore Farm this week.
Beef management: fetiliser, calf health and painkillers
Beef editor Adam Woods takes a look at calf health, fertiliser and the use of painkillers in this week's management notes.
Newford update: focus on hygiene with 90 cows calved
120mm of rainfall since the start of the month has led to a sharp deterioration in ground conditions and increased workload, with calving progressing steadily.
Top tips for assisting a cow at calving time
When suckler cows experience difficulty at calving time, it is important that farmers know how to intervene properly and assist delivery of calf. Kieran Mailey outlines some tips.