Dairy management: grass, milking parlours and power of attorney
In this week's management notes, Aidan Brennan looks at power of attorney, how to manage grass and what to do with bulk milk tanks before cows start calving.
Dairy management: vasectomised bulls and reducing butterfat drop
Aidan Brennan speaks to Orla Neville about ways of reducing the impact of butterfat depression.
Dairy management: lepto vaccine, PAYE changes and fertiliser
This week, Aidan Brennan looks at the implications of changes to PAYE for farmers, scarcity of lepto vaccine and how much fertiliser to spread on silage ground.
Talking once-a-day milking in Fethard
Journal vet Tommy Heffernan recently visited Liam and Catherine Millerick of Fethard Co Tipperary to talk about what happens on their dairy enterprise