articles about dairy-farming
12 21-month-old Aubrac-bred bulls out of Friesians dams had an average carcass weight of 387.69kgs and price of €1,381.
Leon Brennan recently installed a robotic milking system on his farm in Castlecomer, Co. Kilkenny.
The herd is producing 200kg of milk solids per day through a Lely robotic milking system.
The students have developed a product to help solve an everyday farming problem!
It is important for each farm to establish the impact of low milk prices on their farm
“A lot of people can’t understand why we’re milking in a 3-unit parlour and on a small farm, but it’s working for us, so we’ll keep ticking along.”
Michael J Murphy currently farms 90 acres in Co. Wexford in a split calving dairy enterprise.
It’s like having insurance as I know I have feed now and won’t have to buy in anything if we get an odd summer, writes Christy McCarthy.
Shane O’Dowd, a former carpenter, milks 120 dairy cows with two Lely Astronaut A5 robots.