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Distressing content: Pictures: Bovine claw amputation

The cow was reluctant to stand, even with pain-relief

Drying-off the spring-calving dairy herd

The Ballyclider pedigree herd averages 9,000 litres at 4% butterfat and 3.32% protein.

‘Quality will pay’ – Martin O’Connor

“I am extremely fussy – the heifers must be U grades, have good pelvic conformation and a docile nature"