Johnjo Roberts in a field with dairy cows© Lindsay Walker
The countdown to calving suddenly feels as if it is accelerating fast now Christmas and New Year’s Day have been and gone. To-do lists have been written and rewritten each time a tinge of apprehension creeps in. Along with the repetitive list-making, I find myself counting and recounting bales left on the wintering ground and working out how many days we have left before walking the cows home. See also: Autumn or spring block calving – which is best? Christmas […]