Beef cows eating straw© Tim Scrivener
AHDB is seeking to recruit a commercial beef unit to take part in the industry-leading Beef Feed Efficiency Programme. The four-year Defra and AHDB-funded project aims to demonstrate how feed efficiency traits can be measured and selected for in beef cattle and illustrate how the most efficient cattle will eat less than others but grow at the same rate. Driving greater on-farm uptake of superior genetics is a key activity in AHDB Beef & Lamb’s 2017-20 strategy which sets out […]