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Feeding Beef Cattle & Sheep

With good nutrition, animals are healthier and more of their genetic potential can be achieved. Nutrition is the biggest driver of flock or herd performance. This practical guide will give…

Control of Rushes TN701 – Gaelic

Rushes are an issue on many crofts and small farms. Rushes reduce the area available for grazing, and although damp grassland provides breeding habitat for many wading birds, dense rush…

Control of Rushes TN701 – English

Rushes are an issue on many crofts and small farms. Rushes reduce the area available for grazing, and although damp grassland provides breeding habitat for many wading birds, dense rush…

Ewe showing water bag during lambing

One Born Every Minute – Lambing

23 March 2019

Lambing is one of the most important times of year for sheep breeders. This Practical Guide covers all the basic steps of lambing, including when to intervene, and when to…

Landscape photo showing Dunadd, the host farm for the Argyll Soil & Nutrient Network

Soil & Nutrient Network: Case Study – Dunadd, Argyll

21 March 2019

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Soil & Nutrient Network: Case Study – Dunadd, Argyll

Landscape photo showing a grassland field to the left of a roadway leading to a steading

Soil & Nutrient Network: Case Study – Balnellan Farm, Moray

20 March 2019

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Balnellan Farm in Moray is one of the 2018-19 Soil & Nutrient Network host farms. Find out more about the farm and some of the topics that have been the focus of attention during recent events in this case study.

New Entrant Case Study: Amy Jo Reid

18 March 2019

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Amy Jo Reid has followed her passion for sheep farming and has built her career around this. After applying for an opportunity at Drummuir Estate for a contract shepherd, Amy…

cattle in a field by the shore at Midgarth Farm, the host farm for Orkney's Soil & Nutrient Network.

Soil & Nutrient Network: Case Study – Midgarth Farm, Orkney

15 March 2019

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Soil & Nutrient Network: Case Study – Midgarth Farm, Stronsay, Orkney

Soil & Nutrient Network: Case Study – Kincraigie, Aberdeen

14 March 2019

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Soil & Nutrient Network: Case Study – Kincraigie, Auchlossan, Aberdeenshire

Milk Manager News March 2019

14 March 2019

Milk Manager News March 2019



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