Mind your youngstock’s weaning process!

Mind your youngstock’s weaning process!

While AB is still in full swing, it often coincides with weaning times for spring born calves. Another job to do however a very important one. Up until this point, milk has kept calves happy and growing while supplemented with meal – are they ready to be off milk and...
Tail-end calves: Weak, meek or something to tweak?

Tail-end calves: Weak, meek or something to tweak?

“Why do I get so many sick calves in the second half of calving? I do exactly the same things as at the start but suddenly get outbreaks of diarrhoea.” We often hear this and although each case is unique there are many common factors at play here:  Less cows left to...