Strawlage proves a real cost cutter

Short, Wendy
September 2006
Farmers Weekly;9/29/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 13, p42
Trade Publication
The article highlights the advantages that farmer Martin Lowcock of North Yorkshire, England has gained after using straw as a buffer feed for cattle. He believes that he has made considerable savings since changing his herd feeding system from barley to straw. As a keen supporter of farmer-to-farmer cooperation, Lowcock is sure that crimped moist grain has the potential to benefit both hill and lowland producers.


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