Finish better, younger and faster
Matthew Halpin attended the beef seminar at the recent Keenan Alltech open day, where finishing cattle were high on the agenda.
Beef management: condition scoring and autumn breeding
This week's management notes include condition scoring dry cows and preparing for autumn breeding.
Weaning coming to an end in Newford Farm
The last batch of cows and calves were housed on Thursday, with calves allowed to suckle once on Saturday before moving out of sight of cows.
Listen: nutrition and health on the agenda for Cavan beef club
Matthew Halpin attended a Cavan beef club meeting on Tuesday night, where two high-profile guest speakers discussed health and nutrition in the beef herd.