A dairy farmer in west Wales has decided to include fodder beet to the ration of his milking cows to lift the energy levels and avoid cows experiencing negative energy balance.   Jamie Adams milks 340 autumn-calving cows on an extensive system at Keyston Hill Farm, Haverfordwest. The farm relies heavily on grass, with a Friesian-based mixed-breed herd that includes Danish and Swedish genetics, selected to produce robust grazing animals. Last year he noticed a slight dip in fertility, which […]