We had a smallholder come and spend a day in lambing shed for some experience. Outside shed lay a small pile of dead lambs ( lambing circa 600 at time). He spent the day obsessed with the losses, I explained that lambing was going very well, the weather had been kind and this year our losses...
With commission at over 4% and also charged for clipping it looks very expensive, firmly believe that we should resist clipping charges, the place to clip them is on the line, the cleanest and cheapest way for all concerned
Can drive past the front of sheds but thinking mounted option might be a bit more flexible and could stay on a tractor.
Not sure on capacities but understand Teagle is straw and will do silage but think KV may be straw only
Been offered a couple of straw choppers as above Kv 832 is trailed Teagle mounted.
Looking to make bedding down easier for cattle and or sheep yards
Any feed back on the models would be appreciated.
Everyone thinks Enzo and Toxo vac at around £7 is expensive until they have had a dose of it !!!!!
We had an abortion storm one year and thought we were never going to have a live lamb, nothing more deppressing. After a very bad start we got through it and things worked out ok.
It was going to...
Unfortunately I think it is the other way around, week before only 70 calves in leek, last week 140. Buyers travelling long distances to buy At Drayton as they are getting over 600 calves from an increasingly wide area.
The good thing about Leek calves is that they tend to be better bred, from...
I set off optimistic in the autumn planning on fattening all big cattle, had a look at the store trade and decided to back the horse both ways, sold some as strong stores and retained half to sell in next two months.
On the basis you can’t make money with nothing , also trying to replace them...