Read how two Irish farmers made the move from milking
70 cows to 200 successfully with the use of
easy-care, efficient and fertile crossbreds.
Pasture to Profit consultant Piers Badnell discusses the
fundamentals of setting up a successful and profitable
rotational grazing system.
The Importance of
Body Condition Score
LIC Farmwise consultant, Darren Sutton, discusses what
you should be thinking about to ensure cow condition is
protected through autumn and winter
Harness The Power
Of Genetic Gain
Malcom Ellis, commercial dairy farmer and LIC GM Emerging Markets,
makes some interesting observations around his experience in dairying
and points out a new approach may be needed for success in the future.
Terms and Conditions
LIC UK has undergone a few changes over the
last few months as we look at better ways to
support our farmers in the UK and Ireland.
The Art of Mastering
a Game Plan
Read how one New Zealand farmer puts his tight calving
interval squarely down to Short Gestation Length (SGL) semen,
and how he's seen plenty of his cows calve at 265-268 days
- substantially earlier than the standard 282 days.
Get MORE with
the Short Straw
With bulls selectively bred to shorten gestation length
up to 10 days, your cows get more time to recover, more
chance of getting back in calf and more days in milk.