Planning Feed Supplies For The Winter
Posted: Tuesday, 03 November 2020
Posted in Nutrition, Grassland, Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Livestock, Nutrition [BE.FF.NT], Nutrition [SP.FF.NT]
Malcolm Macdonald spoke to nutritionists Karen Stewart and Mary Young along with beef specialist Robert Ramsay about planning feed supplies for the winter. Karen, Mary and Robert give us a run down of what farmers need to be thinking about as cows come in for the winter and start to be fed.
How to produce a feed budget, what the options are if you are short of fodder, how to manage cow condition, how to use poor forage, these and other tips and insights are covered in the podcast.