A large livestock shed with dairy cows© Jamie Robertson
Livestock buildings represent one of the largest investments on farm and one that will pay back and support the business for a long time. Yet, so many buildings in the UK underperform, with farmers often looking to cut costs instead of viewing the value that can be gained by building better sheds. See also: Rethinking cattle performance: How to improve old calf sheds on a budget The roof has three primary requirements: To keep rain out Provide shelter Provide shade (if animals […]