Buscot Wick Farm key performance indicators

Our strategic dairy farms openly share their KPIs so you can see how they perform against the technical and financial measures critical for success

Block calving systems

Key Performance IndicatorsGood performanceAverage performancePoor performanceBuscot Wick Farm
Cows and heifers calved within the first 6 weeks (%) >90% >80% <70% 86%
Herd replacement rate (%) <20% 22% 26% 22%
Milk solids output per ha (Kg milk solids/hectare) >1,500kg/ha 1,250kg/ha 1,100kg/ha 656 kg/ha
Milk yield from forage (litres) and (solids) >5,000 litres 4,000l litres 2,750 litres 2,519
Overheads excluding rent and finance (ppl) 9ppl 10.5ppl 12.5ppl TBC
Genetic merit (%) 5% 25% 50%  35%

Generic financial measures

Business Performance MeasuresExcellent performanceGood performanceAverage performanceBuscot Wick Farm
Full economic net margin (ppl) 7ppl 2ppl -3ppl TBC
Return on tenants capital (%) >20% 14% 3%  5%
Full economic costs of production (ppl) <24ppl 30ppl 34.5ppl 21.6ppl

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