This meeting is the 7th in a series of planned events to explore workable ideas to improve farm profits and business efficiency.
With animal feed prices set to increase, it’s important that farmers make the most for grass be it grazed or ensiled. Unusually dry conditions are restricting grass growth, potentially affecting animal performance and winter fodder. This meeting will look at how best to manage grassland and other home-grown crops to build resiliance into summer grazing and winter fodder supplies.
New technology is developing aids to help monitor livestock health and welfare. Using mobile phone technology, Moocall is a tailhead monitor which sends calving alerts to your phone or computer. Find out how they have worked at Rumbletonrig during this year’s calving.