Long read: the suckler switch – moving from dairy to beef
Mark Cox explains how he made the switch from dairy to beef on his Sligo farm.
Keeping your farm and household secure this winter – top tips
Local garda based in Granard, Co Longford, recently briefed farmers at a KT event in Granard Mart, Co Longford, on farm security. The event highlighted a number of areas that farmers can address.
Tullamore Farm: condition scoring and shed modifications
Matthew Halpin looks at condition scoring cows and some yard modifications for calving next spring on Tullamore Farm.
Beef management: grazing brassicas, injection sites and nutrition
Beef editor Adam Woods takes a look at grazing brassicas, injection site issues and first-calving heifer nutrition.