JohnJo using a plate meter to measure grass growth© Lindsay Walker
Serving started on 1 May, a week later than previous years to try to avoid having as many late January calves. And, after the pressures of this spring, an extra week for the herd won’t be a bad thing. Cows were all tail-painted the day before, and general bulling activity seems good. This is a relief after the late spring and prolonged buffering with silage throughout March. Grass growth finally took off in the second week of April and we […]