Livestock

Weather variability reflected in 2020 silages

Grass silage volumes from the 2020 conservation season may be down on the previous year, but average quality will be sufficient to support good intakes and levels of production, advises Trouw Nutrition GB. The company has the largest silage testing facility in the UK,...

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Dairy geneticist wins RABDF award

The Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers’ annual Princess Royal Award for an outstanding lifetime contribution to the dairy sector has gone to Professor Mike Coffey of Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC). The RABDF board of trustees’ decision was unanimous. Prof...

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