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    Running bullocks with cows and calves

    As title am splitting bull calves an heifer calves into separate batches as calves coming 6mths plus. To keep stocking numbers similar was wondering on running year an half old bullocks with bull calve group. plan on removing bull an all cows hopefully back n calf. Is there any potential...
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    16month in calf heifer

    Update: moocow alert 3.30pm yesterday. Pin bones still not fully gone. Had her in shed and she progressed as normal. put hand n her @7ish an all presented as should. 8pm still no sign of feet out despite lying out forcing for hour or more. Tried ropes on feet but second foot v tight to come out...
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    16month in calf heifer

    Thanks for all reply’s an excellent advise as always. Have a companion left in with her an will start wit odd treats an hopefully docility improves 🤞🏻. Her mother is saler limo x and her father AI limo zag agin easy calver but she was runnnin with chx calfs an limx bull calf and full ch bull...
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    16month in calf heifer

    Rest of bunch goin to grass usually sell September time. Cant let her to grass but mayb bare paddock. so basically wondering what to give to settle temperament and not over feedin her. wouldn like leavin her in shed on own for another month but may have to.
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    16month in calf heifer

    As title getting ready to let cattle out an noticed limo heifer springin and heavy🤔😩 of course she’s not the biggest and def not the quietest. What would ye recommend to feed her wit till she calves were guessin month plus or minus away? Hav some hay left an could leave her on bare paddock but...
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    New toy day

    And ready for action with sweeper truck running behind 😁
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    Sheep scab

    Ireland west. 🤠
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    Sheep scab

    Hi was advised to ivomec my scratchy ewes which I did and changed fields an done again on day 8. It’s now 11 days after second shot an they still scratching mad? Hav cydectin that had forgot had should I do them again wit it?? Dippin not easiest as no local mobile crew an only 35 in this batch...
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    Door track

    flat steel bolted down and 12mm round welded to it?
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    Sliding gate

    Would prefer to leave frame show and think 100mm would look well? Would 100x50 mm angle be strong enough for gate frame? Plan on making it n two 10ft sections an bolt together.
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    Sliding gate

    Goin to slide 20ft gate into yard entrance. Plan to make gate as diagram below wit 50mm box frame with angle welded to box to bolt space board into as quiet windy location. Planning to have it Galv dipped and wondering will galv go in between where angle is tacked to box or will I have rust...
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    Which quad

    Lowland farm mostly used for checking stock and bit of trailering. Cosmetically tidy. Carefull enough owners. Is there any issue wit chassis on these it’s more rusty coloured then actual rust.
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    Which quad

    2015 tidy condition
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    Which quad

    is 10k miles considered high on secondhand one owner suzuki 500
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    Which quad

    is 10k miles considered high on secondhand one owner suzuki 500
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