Low-maintenance sheep breeds prove profitable alternative to old favourites
We take a look at the technology on the horizon to help livestock farmers
Q&A on the Welsh TB cattle movement rules and the exemptions
Farmer Focus writer Kate Beavan on her new tups and preparing for winter
We have so many pigs ready on the field, we don’t know what to do with them.
As ever we try to have one eye on next season when making decisions for the remainder of the current one.
The forager has just left and with the maize now in the pit, our harvest is finished for 2014. What a relief and what a great harvest.
Farmers Weekly awards night took place earlier this month, where Robert Craig and business partner Steve Brandon were crowned Dairy Farmer of the Year.
The rain has appeared. We’d had none since 5 September, but gales and two inches appeared on 5 October and it has poured ever since.
Preparation and management to produce quality silage.
Main causes and the best way to treat this disease.
Advice on balancing quantity and quality.