©Catherine MacGregor
The newly established Usk Vale pedigree Texel flock is speeding up genetic gain by using a combination of embryo transfer (ET) and AI. Nick Davis and his son Will set up the Monmouthshire-based flock one year ago as a diversification to their Christmas turkey business, but they are quickly expanding the flock through the use of ET. The family previously ran a commercial flock of 500 Welsh Mules alongside their Usk Vale Poultry business, but falling margins forced them to […]