Beef prices: factories move to take control
Factories are inserting downward pressure on the trade and are trying to reduce base steer and heifer prices to €4.00/kg and €4.10/kg, respectively.
Beef top tips: Calculating fodder deficits
Taking note of what the farm has in conserved pit silage and what silage is left to be cut are vital points for understanding your position heading into autumn.
Feeding of silage extended to all cattle in Newford Farm
With grass growth in single and low double-digit figures, silage has been introduced to 2017-born steers and heifers.