Every minute counts at this time of year. With calving in full throttle, it is easy to slip into an autopilot mode where repetition replaces reaction and lateral thinking. If you can save 10 minutes every time you calve a cow, that’s 17 hours saved over the course of calving 100 cows.

Think about that for every job you do in the day. Is there a simpler and a quicker way of doing things?