TITLE

Feed costs down with outwintering

AUTHOR(S)
McLaren, Carol
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;12/8/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 23, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
23525104

 

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