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AUTHOR(S)
Priestley, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 2016
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/9/2016, Issue 1133, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on a dairy farmer Dan Lovatt who manages spring-calving dairy herd with the help of another dairy farmer John Furnival. Topics discussed include availability of heifers at Old Ford Farm, Stafford; equity share among two farmers, increment in pasture production, and replacement of heifers.
ACCESSION #
118038344

 

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