Gary Mitchell with his son in parlour© Robert Smith
Let’s start with weather. The rainy season has arrived in Stranraer. While zero grazing continues at the moment for low yielders, ground conditions will stop us first as grass is in abundance. I just wish to clarify a point in last month’s article. I meant £195,000 less feed purchased, which last year was 12.2p/litre against 8.1p this summer. So yes, we blew a lot of cash last year. In my time as chairman of milk at NFU Scotland, I was […]