Paul VickeryPaul Vickery ©Jim Varney
Losing 32ha of rented land to investors in two years might deter some dairy farmers from expanding. But former FW Farmer Focus Paul Vicary has still managed to increase his milking herd by 60 head and is in the top 10% of dairy farms in the country for margin over purchased feed, at £2,505 a head in 2014. Although he hasn’t been able to hit his 350-cow target due to land losses, the 280 Holstein Friesians have settled in nicely to their […]