Heifers back on grass

Dwyer, Jim
May 2008
Farmers Weekly;5/2/2008, p27
Trade Publication
The author describes the operations at a farm in the midlands of Ireland. He claims that April 2008 was an exceptionally cold month with first night frosts and then cold easterly winds. He explains why they had to bring maiden heifers off grass at the end of March 2008. He believes calving heifers before cows is good practice.


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