articles about suckler-farming
“There is a lot of extra value in the suckler animal that current beef grid price does not reward”
“I am extremely fussy – the heifers must be U grades, have good pelvic conformation and a docile nature"
Danielle is a third-level student and Stabiliser cattle breeder
Quality weanlings are €100-€150 back on last year and the gap is even wider for plainer types.
The farmer said that the calf weighed less than 10kgs
What weight do you think she is?
Ciara (21) runs a suckler & dairy farm with her father & grandfather