Bob and Kay Adams standing next to a cow and calf© Angus Findlay
Calving has started and newborns are keener and quicker to get to their feet and suckle, which is great. We have changed our cow minerals and they look to be doing a grand job. The calving probes have continued to be a useful aid, sending texts of temperatures and possible calvings. We have had ideal grass-growing weather, but the 8ha we planned for hay is still not cut. The thundery days with heavy showers are not providing suitable hay-making conditions. […]