Farmer Simon Bainbridge walking through his farmyard with his dogSimon Bainbridge ©Jim Varney
The bulls are now off after being with the heifers for 42 days and the cows for 49 days.  All the lambs have been weaned having been on their mothers for approximately 12 weeks.  Ewe lambs have been selected and fat lambs have been split into short, medium and long-term keep.  They are now rotationally grazing the red clover/high-sugar grasses. See also: Read more from our Livestock Farmer Focus writers The brassicas are growing very well and will be used […]