Matthew BrownleeMatthew Brownlee © Steffan Hill
Fifty percent of the calves on our farm have now been weaned. Due to the wet weather, this was slightly earlier than we had hoped for. However, all calves were eating creep feed and have come through the weaning period well. Our protocol for weaning is to remove cows from the batch and leave all calves in the field. For us, this works very well. Cows were selected for removal firstly based on anything that needed to be rechecked or […]