Contents tagged with livestock

26 April 2024

Deferred grazing emerges as a valuable tool for livestock producers. By carefully managing grazing fields, farmers can reduce winter feed costs, enhance animal health, and promote ecological well-being.

19 July 2023

AHDB is partnering with ITN Business to showcase the positive impact livestock has on the environment and our food system

21 July 2022

Find out more about how to grow Lupins on your farm, how to harvest and process them, and how to incorporate them into a ration for cattle and sheep.

29 September 2021

Integrating beef cattle into arable rotations provides new opportunities for both beef producers and arable farmers.

13 September 2021

An analysis of the learning styles preferences of UK farmers, growers and industry stakeholders

13 March 2023

Find out more about the benefits of livestock manures for arable systems.

19 January 2024

Find out the benefits of pig production and how outdoor pigs can fit into the arable rotation.

11 August 2021

There are many ways grass can be used within the arable rotation. Read about the types of grass ley and the benefits for black-grass control.

29 July 2021

See our example rations and top tips for feeding maize to ewes or store lambs.

29 July 2021

Find out if feeding maize is suitable for your cattle and see our information on protein supplementation and feeding co-products.

29 July 2021

Maize is a high energy, high starch feed. Read more about how maize compares to grass silage for protein, energy, and dry matter.

29 July 2021

See our information to help understand the feed value of maize silage and maize grain, and some example rations for feeding cattle and sheep.