Price deals on offer for larger NI cattle suppliers, hoggets up
The beef trade in Northern Ireland is steady, with quotes at 354p/kg, although deals are on offer for finishers with bigger numbers. Hogget quotes are hitting 400p/kg.
Beef top tips: Calculating fodder deficits
Taking note of what the farm has in conserved pit silage and what silage is left to be cut are vital points for understanding your position heading into autumn.
Feeding of silage extended to all cattle in Newford Farm
With grass growth in single and low double-digit figures, silage has been introduced to 2017-born steers and heifers.