Interchem Ireland and That's Farming bring you the second episode of Being Brilliant at the Basics. The series features well-known vet and media personality Tommy Heffernan as your guide. The focus of the series is to provide quick, easy to use tips for you on your farm.
This week, it's the Calf Health Check, probably one of the simplest and best skills a farmer can learn. Here Tommy breaks this task down into a simple and straightforward exercise. Using your eyes, ears, nose and hands, Tommy guides us through what to look out for in a newborn calf. By doing these simple tasks, a farmer can work towards preventing disease among his calves - Hope you enjoy!
For more advice on calf health and nutrition, visit the ProCalf website here.