Good fertility results on Teagasc farms
Despite weather-related challenges the empty rates on Teagasc research and demonstration farms are good. Aidan Brennan reports.
Watch: should cows be milked on for longer?
Aidan Brennan asks if shortening the dry period is a good policy this year.
Journal vet view: coming away from the blanket approach
Journal vet Tommy Heffernan looks at selective dry cow therapy and why Irish farmers need to get to grips with this idea over the next few years.
10 steps to starting selective dry cow therapy
Journal vet Tommy Heffernan talks about selective dry cow therapy: why we need to consider it and some steps to getting started with the process.