A dairy-beef calf© Rhian Price
Steve and Jo Pile are hitting daily liveweight gains of more than 1.2kg/day with calves at their state-of-the-art calf unit in South Wraxhall, Wiltshire. They rear more than 1,400 dairy-beef calves for Blade Farming (part of the ABP Group) annually and are regularly exceeding Blade weight gain targets of 0.9kg by keeping a close eye on health, feed intakes and cleanliness. Calves arrive on the unit at two to four weeks of age from Blade’s two collection centres in Devon […]