Dairy management: drought, wheat and problem stock
Aidan Brennan looks at the drought situation on farms and what actions farmers can take.
Dairy management: fertiliser, late calving cows and reseeding
Aidan Brennan outlines how much fertiliser needs to be spread now, what to do with late-calving cows and best policy when it comes to reseeding
Dairy management: looking after cows in early lactation
The last 10 days have been tough on cows, with a resultant loss in body condition score, writes Aidan Brennan.
Dairy management: health problems, what to feed and managing BCS
This week, Aidan Brennan looks at how to identify health problems in cows, what protein rate to use in rations and how to manage body condition score