Dairy management: dealing with the weather, picking bulls and coccidiosis
This week, Aidan Brennan looks at weather issues and declining feed stocks, how to pick AI bulls and says an alternative to coccidiosis treatment is available.
Cow ownership and not cash is the key to growing your farm business
As part of his 2017 Nuffield Scholarship, Galway farmer Bryan Hynes travelled to New Zealand to learn how dairy farmers in the country have been able to successfully expand their farm business.
Dairy management: getting the most from meal
This week, Aidan Brennan looks at getting the most from meal and says now is the time to think about where to put calves next spring.
Dairy management: feeding meal is OK but you must restrict grass
Aidan Brennan looks at the practical implications of feeding meal to make more silage now.