dairy cows leaping at turnout onto spring grass© Bournemouth News/Rex/Shutterstock
Some farmers are less comfortable with turning out their fresh calved cows and find it challenging, but realise there are gains to be made by using early grazing to produce cheaper milk from pregnant cows in mid to late lactation. Below LIC Pasture to Profit consultant Bess Jowsey lists some key tips to help farmers manage turnout more successfully and break the cycle of breaking the important window of opportunity. See also: Early turnout feeds through to increased dairy margins […]