Headage ends, AI returns

Wragg, Simon
July 2006
Farmers Weekly;7/14/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 2, p50
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the decision of producer Ian Mainwaring to use Limousin AI sires in his cow suckler herd in Oteley Farm in Shropshire, England. Mainwaring hopes that the use of AI will guarantee income from each suckler cow after removal of headage payments. It details the advantages of the decision of Mainwaring. The cost of the AI programme is £40 a head.


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