milk vending machine


We have done (although not in glass bottles!) no reason we couldn't again, we just haven't really pushed it in this past year. We had a good service from the courier but got a bit messed about when they got too busy this time last year.
I would be interested, we are near Ely, the nearest raw milk supplier I know of is near the Suffolk coast, but as our farm was a dairy farm when I was a kid, the supermarket stuff leaves quite a lot to be desired!

Rejuvenating swards: Which option is best?

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Written by Brian McDonnell

Maintaining grass quality during mid-season grazing is important. Farmers can maintain quality by entering ideal grazing covers of 1,300 – 1,500kg DM/ha, and grazing down to a residual of 4cm every rotation.

If you are now in a situation where cows are not cleaning out paddocks as well as they should be, leading to the development of steamy grass within the sward, here are some options.

Common options for rejuvenating swards include:

  1. Take a silage cut, probably into bales, remove the material and start again with the aftermath...