Contents tagged with breeding

10 May 2022

Find out how your levy is used to improve the welfare of your animals.

22 September 2021

Herd genetic reports help you see the breeding potential of your milking cows and youngstock through their genetic index, traits and inbreeding values.

20 September 2021

There are just seven-weeks to go until the 2021 Sheep Breeders Round Table (SBRT), online event takes place this year between Monday 15 and Friday 19 November.

6 September 2021

When it comes to raising the profit margin, AHDB’s new campaign ‘Maternal Matters’ brings the focus away from carcase traits and back to the maternal performance of the suckler cow.

3 September 2021

Successful heifer development is underpinned by nutrition. Feed alone accounts for over 75% of variable costs on most beef farms.

3 September 2021

Key performance indicators (KPIs) are a useful way to monitor fertility within your suckler herd.

27 August 2021

Find out what you should consider when selecting bulls for your replacement heifers

26 August 2021

When it comes to calving, cleanliness is paramount.

26 August 2021

Find out why the correct body condition score at calving is such an important part of effective transition management.

3 September 2021

Learn how to make calving as successful as possible.

27 September 2021

Details of free farrowing system suppliers.

11 August 2021

Find out about group farrowing systems and how they differ from other free or loose farrowing solutions.