A calf feeds from an automatic feeder© FLPA/REX/Shutterstock
No matter what style or brand of calf feeder you have there is a simple five-step protocol for maximising its use.  Remembering the “five Cs” of automated feeders can help farms tap into the benefits of automatic feeding and reduce the chance of disease transmission, say researchers at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC). Considerable labour savings (up to 10 minutes a calf a day) and a move towards group calf housing has helped the adoption of automated calf feeders in recent […]