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The Healys are milking 280 cows as part of a grass-based, spring-calving system.
Clonagh Darling Eyes received the Simmental Miss World award at Farmfair International in Canada
First milk recording of the year, heifers calved, slurry spread, diets formulated, falling yields due to the introduction of heifers to the herd, grass protein levels, OAD milking benefits and more discussed.
Milk Recording, OAD milking, Classifying the herd, milk fever, preparing cows for calving, post-grazing cover, urea and selling calves, it is all discussed on this week's Dairy Update, which you can read below!
With lambing season in full swing, the tips continue as part of our Weekly Sheep guide. This week, we focus on the severe disease which often results in the death of young lambs, Nematodirosis.
The benefits of once a day milking are discussed, as new replacements join the milking herd, beet is pulled, fertiliser spread and calving continues.
Lambs can succumb to many different ailments after the birthing process, but are you doing all you can to prevent them? What should you look out for? Find out below on this week's Sheep Guide!