TITLE

Making room for heifers

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;11/2/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 18, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author states that he needs to provide more rooms for his heifers in his farm in England in the spring of 2008. He cites the benefit of dry weather to cows as they continue grazing grasses. He states that the amount of rocket fuel grass has increased in 2006 but its quality declined. He mentions that he has sold some of his cows on a firm trade.
ACCESSION #
27637423

 

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