Feed costs down with outwintering

McLaren, Carol
December 2006
Farmers Weekly;12/8/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 23, p34
Trade Publication
The article features the family-owned Fearn Farm in Ross-shire, Scotland. The farm has returned to a home-grown feed ration with the autumn-calvers indoors on silage and bruised barley and heifers outside on a bigger ration. The farm runs a total of 110 suckler cows and a 900 ewe commercial flock. One of the permanent employees of the farm is flock manager Steve Lewis.


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