Contents tagged with Dairy

12 July 2021

Temperament, ease of milking, calving ease and maintenance traits can make a difference to the smooth running and management of your farm.

12 July 2021

These PTAs cover calf survival and related aspects, such as direct and maternal calving ease and gestation length.

12 July 2021

The PTAs concerned with health, welfare and fertility include important aspects such as SCC and mastitis.

12 July 2021

These PTAs show the potential for production traits, such as milk, fat, protein and persistency, to be passed on to the next generation.

12 July 2021

An introduction to the basics of genetic indexes and PTAs, why they are needed and how they’re calculated.

23 September 2021

How to produce veal from dairy-bred calves to achieve better returns for your farm.

23 September 2021

Read our nutritional guidance for growing and finishing dairy beef cattle.

22 September 2021

Explore our nutritional guidance for dairy beef calves, including milk replacers and starter feeds.

11 June 2021

Pat Kimpton and his wife Jess are just coming to the end of their five-year contract-farming agreement in Stirlingshire, having previously spent three years managing grass in the Waikato, New Zealand.

22 September 2021

Read our essential guidance on how to manage new dairy beef calves.

22 September 2021

Find out how to source dairy calves for beef production and the essential health checks you should be doing.

22 September 2021

Learn how to plan, monitor and market dairy beef to help you turn a profit.

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