Dairy management: get your head lamp out for drying off
Drying off cows is important to get right and a vision for fertility is also important, writes Jack Kennedy.
Dairy management: cutting silage, feeding calves and too dry for seeds?
This week, Aidan Brennan asks if now is the best time to cut silage, how much meal to feed young calves and if it’s too dry to sow grass seeds.
Dairy management: breeding, dosing and electricity costs
This week, Aidan Brennan looks at the what to do with cows not yet seen bulling, when to dose youngstock and electricity usage on dairy farms.
Dairy management: cutting silage and grass growth
Aidan Brennan has some advice for farmers who recently cut silage and are wondering what growth is like.