TITLE

Profit in the boundaries of a strict rearing policy

AUTHOR(S)
Lawrence, Chrissie
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;4/6/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 14, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the approach used by Gloucester, England-based livestock producers Paul and Kirsty Westaway in finishing their Aberdeen Angus cross heifers to a tight processing specification. The couple transformed their cattle housing and reseeded land to provide the right leys for quality forage to achieve profitability. They also analysed soil type, grass and silage to maintain the diets of beef cattle.
ACCESSION #
25063931

 

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