Contents tagged with suckler herds

22 December 2023

We explore the most recent cattle population data from Defra and BCMS

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.

28 March 2023

Find out about breeding, calving and managing heifers

14 January 2020

What the UK can learn from Canadian suckler systems to improve production and profitability

30 July 2019

Grazing a spring calving suckler herd

14 November 2018

The running of efficient, productive cows that thrive within the farm’s specific environment, while making the most of the available resources, is vital. This document examines the issues related to suckler cow performance so that producers can develop the right female replacements for their system