Weigh over winter to optimise profits

 Optimise profits from beef cattle by weighing over winter to monitor daily liveweight gain while limiting waste through excess feed and bedding costs, advises Breedr. Monitoring cattle performance through regular…

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Better beef profits with Breedr

UK beef farmers could boost profits by £100 a head and collectively save £650m a year in feed costs by finishing more animals in-spec – and a free app can…

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Mycoplasma bovis vaccine proves successful

Mycoplasma bovis vaccine proves successful
Graeme Fowlie

Vaccinating calves against Mycoplasma bovis significantly reduces post-weaning mortality and antibiotic use, according to results from an independent farm-based trial. The trial, which looked at growth rates, mortality and antimicrobial…

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Dairy Show celebrates 40 years

This year the Dairy Show – which is taking place live in October – will be celebrating its 40th anniversary. So what has changed over the years, both within the industry and the event itself? (more…)

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