barley beef need some advice

Full of bull(s)

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At 12 month the become killing machines. Be carefull . Im lucky as i survived an attack
They are not to be trusted that’s a fact and can turn long before a year. Wise old men have told me always feed bulls on soya to keep them quiet and they are right. Whenever I have changed protein due to price in the past after a month or so you notice the difference, a lot more aggression to each other and more importantly me
 

J 1177

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Mixed Farmer
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Durham, UK
They are not to be trusted that’s a fact and can turn long before a year. Wise old men have told me always feed bulls on soya to keep them quiet and they are right. Whenever I have changed protein due to price in the past after a month or so you notice the difference, a lot more aggression to each other and more importantly me
Iv often thought that the diet makes a difference to bulls aggression
 

RAF

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staffs
Yes ever thing to buitilaar , they ain’t to bad , if we loose a calf within a week they will stand it , I do it cuz I got the sheds, the corn and the straw and get muck back. No mix wagon or straw chopper . Suits me though u won’t get rich though, if I wanted get rich I would milk
 

Sheepykid

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Yes ever thing to buitilaar , they ain’t to bad , if we loose a calf within a week they will stand it , I do it cuz I got the sheds, the corn and the straw and get muck back. No mix wagon or straw chopper . Suits me though u won’t get rich though, if I wanted get rich I would milk
What sort of weight do the calves come in at for £330? And what would you expect out the other end?
 

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