Cow being artificially inseminated
Planning ahead and ensuring cattle are on a rising plane of nutrition has helped Will Dickson achieve 92% conception rates in his first year of using synchronised AI on maiden heifers. Having decided that AI was the best way to drive genetic gain in his herd of predominantly Aberdeen Angus-sired suckler cows, Mr Dickson turned to vet Keith Cutler of the Endell Veterinary Group for advice. They decided on a progesterone-based synchronisation programme to help calve maiden heifers two weeks […]