cows coming in for milking© Tim Scrivener
The British dairy herd has fallen by 2% in the past year – the biggest annual drop in four years, according to a report by AHDB Dairy. The number of dairy females older than two years was 1.8 million head on 1 July 2016, down 37,000 head on last year. Culling of dairy females over 36 months old also rose 13% to 37,000 head in the same period. The net decline in the milking herd suggested that those being culled […]
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