TITLE

Split herd cracks persistent trouble

AUTHOR(S)
Lawrence, Chrissie
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;6/2/2006, Vol. 144 Issue 22, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the decision of herd manager Andy Mathews, of Baileys Farm in Dorset, England, to install cubicle housing and split the herd to help reduce mastitis and cut the herd's high cell count. With considerable investment required from the farm to do the conversion, extensive research into cubicle design was carried out, Mathews having a hand in the design.
ACCESSION #
21458922

 

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