As a result, there are many factors which can affect shell quality. It is a critical part of producing eggs as it can obviously have some strong financial implications if it is not kept on top of.
Cattle are ruminants and have a rumen that is designed to breakdown plant material and release the energy within it. A health rumen means a healthy and hopefully profitable animal. The rumen has a fibre mat that floats on top of it and keeps conditions right for optimal anaerobic digestion.
Ruminant Focus Team providing high quality technical services on farm. Their efforts are targeted at improving herd health and performance by measuring and monitoring, assisting with statutory recording and providing support to farmers.
Improved milk prices for farmers in the South west - looking further forward and the prospects for many of the companies in the region is looking pretty good.
One of the main reasons that we all love agriculture is that no two days, seasons or farms are the same. At a time where we are seeing an unseasonably warm, dry spell, what can we hope to achieve by ‘controlling the controllables’?
I have spent quite a lot of time drafting and redrafting this article so as not to make it sound like a rant or too much like I’m standing on…
As the season progresses and conditions vary, good grass management becomes increasingly important and pre-mowing can be a useful method to rejuvenate a tired pasture. In mid-July and early August…
A round-up of recent farming and feed articles and posts on Facebook. Free range eggs It’s great to see such fantastic results from long-standing customer, Clayewater Farms. Anya, 3rd generation…
Clayewater Farms is a family run business located in Devon, Supplying award-winning quality Free Range Eggs
Read more about how we can help with grazing management, and Humber fertiliser products by a Crediton Milling Forage Specialist