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Beef
Time for a mid-season weight check
Kieran Mailey
Weighing cattle midway through the grazing season is the best way to gauge whether animals are on track to hit target sale or housing weights this autumn.
10 May 2022 Management
Making the final call on maiden heifers for breeding
Replacement heifers should have a minimum target liveweight to meet before the breeding season starts. This improves conception rates and reduces issues at calving time.
22 February 2022 Management
Performance check on replacement heifers
Herd owners should be checking the weight gain in replacement heifers over the winter, ensuring animals are on track to hit target breeding weight.