articles about cattle
On ‘Weird Cow Breeds’ this week we feature the Blue Grey cattle, which are the result of crossing Galloway cows with a Shorthorn bull. Read about the breed below.
Catherina meets Gerard and Angela Brickley who own and manage an 80-acre farm with 60 high-yielding robotically-milked cows; Fleckvieh genetics; & a zero-grazing system.
This week on ‘All Things Haulage’, Kevin speaks to Wexford native and 27-year-old haulier, John Doyle. Read all about his journey into the industry below!
Originating in Salzburg in Austria, the Pinzgauer was only first listed as an official breed back in 1846. Read all about the history of the breed below!
This week, Kevin speaks to a second-generation dairy farmer, Darragh Callanan, farming near Ardrahan, Co. Galway. Read all about his journey into the industry below!
A traditional Swedish dairy breed, the Fjäll was almost driven into extinction in the 1970’s. Thankfully the dairy breed still thrives. Read all about them below!
Preparing for silage, Red water, Meningitis, dividing herd by performance, sowing maize and GDT results. All on this week's Dairy update. Read it below!
Otherwise known as the Casta, The Aure et Saint-Girons is an endangered French breed of domestic cattle and this week’s featured breed. Almost wiped out of existence in the 80’s, Read all about it below.
A dual-purpose breed, developed in Argentina, the Argentine Criollo is thought to have been first brought by Columbus on his maiden travels to America. Read more about the breed below.
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