Scanning in Newford Farm shows 91% of cows in-calf
Breeding performance remains a positive aspect of the project with the results achieved in 2018 with the use of 100% AI over a 10-week breeding season.
Complementing high genetic merits with good management practices
Recent research by Teagasc has found that genetics and good herd management go hand-in-hand when seeking high-performance within a herd.
Livestock demo a big hit at BEEF 2018
The Irish Farmers Journal teamed up with Teagasc and ICBF at the main livestock demo at BEEF 2018 on Tuesday. Adam Woods outlines some of the talking points from the demonstration.
Beef top five tips: treating for worms
Spring-born calves will soon be due their first wormer dose. Anthony Mulligan outlines the top five tips when dosing animals for worms.