When his farming contract agreement began, Shropshire farmer Jon Barber made achieving milk production from home grown forage without compromising

Loose, bubbly dung is often indicative of bigger problems in cattle, and can often accompany stressful periods such as calving,

Diet changes and forage variability are inevitable parts of any dairy business, often leading to digestive upset, acidosis and subsequent

Diet changes and forage variability are inevitable parts of any dairy business, often leading to digestive upset, acidosis and subsequent

Ensuring a smooth transition from the dry period to lactation is key to setting cows up for successful performance and

When Teresa Basher bought Bess, she was unaware that the gentle black and white gypsy cob was in fact 6

Paul and Angie Proudley keep eight show jumping horses and ponies on Hall Farm in the North York Moors National

Transitioning dairy herds to grass in the spring means a change in diet and environment for cows, which can often

Colin Murphy, farms together with parents Brian & Mary, near Knockbridge, Dundalk and currently milks 350 cows on their 400-acre

The transition between winter and spring grazing, and the reverse in the autumn as cows are housed again, can cause