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Milk Manager News January 2020

21 January 2020

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Read the January edition of the Milk Manager News here.

Alternative bedding podcast: Woodfines

26 December 2019

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In our latest podcast, join Beef Consultant Sarah Balfour as she discusses the merits of various alternative bedding products.  The main focus of this podcast is Woodfines.

Cow tracks advertorial

12 October 2019

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In August and September, we held a series of meetings looking at how incorporating cow tracks into a dairy grazing system can increase herd productivity and profitability whilst helping Scotland…

Farm Management Handbook 2019/20

The 40th edition of the Farm Management Handbook is an essential tool for any progressive farm business, providing a comprehensive and up-to-date source of information for farmers, rural professionals, students…

Technical Note (TN730): Construction of a Cow Track for Access to Grazing

Summary Cow tracks can lengthen the grazing season from reduced damage to pasture and improved field access in poor weather Correctly constructed cow tracks can prevent lameness within the herd…

Dairy Cows

Milk Manager News September 2019

11 September 2019

Read the September issue of Milk Manager News here.

What can the Farm Advisory Service do for you?

Regardless of farm size or business stage, the Scottish Farm Advisory Service can help you to increase the profitability and sustainability of your farming business through Government funding for one-to-one…

Technical note (TN726): Fertiliser recommendations for Grassland

Summary The main limitations to grass production are temperature, moisture, soil pH, soil drainage, soil structure, and nitrogen (N). Recommendations take account of nutrient management planning in the PLANET Scotland…

Milk Manager News July 2019

8 July 2019

Read Milk Manager News July 2019 here.



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