Visit the UK’s leading indoor agricultural event, with eleven packed halls of the very latest in agricultural machinery and equipment. Now at the NEC, Birmingham this is free to attend and free to park.
With most clamps on the way to being filled and maize harvest approaching, it is a good time to consider whether your silage clamps are fit for purpose and if some updates should be made in preparation for next season.
Improvements in the calf rearing period can have an impact on health during the rearing period but also on milk production later down the line as Rebecca Jordan found out when visiting a dairy unit in Dorset.
It is all too easy to see things happening on-farm and dismiss it as normality, but by using the concept of ‘cow signals’ farmers can learn to take an outsider’s view on their dairy herd’s health and well-being.