Farmer Gary Yeomans with his goats in the milking parlourGary Yeomans © Richard Stanton
We finished planting winter cereals in the first week of November and passed our annual cattle TB test the same week. This allowed us to sell some eight-month-old weaned calves to a farmer who has a supermarket contract for finished Welsh Black cattle, at the same price as last year of £1.95kg liveweight. We had some interesting visitors this month. Dimitri Houtart, BBC rural affairs champion – responsible for Farming Today and all rural news items on TV and radio, visited. […]