What makes a good
UK grazing cow?
The Grangers have been working with LIC for 18 years
to create cows that best suit their system. They helped
us make our latest video ‘What makes a good UK grazing cow?”
of Herd Improvement
In July, LIC UK and LIC NZ GM, Malcom Ellis, ran a series
of farmer workshops focussed on ‘Improving your herd to
meet the challenges of a changing dairy industry’.
Maristow's Gnatts Monitor Farm
Progress Report 14 June
With the end of mating in sight at Gnatts Farm, heifer BSCs are looking good,
paddocks are doing well despite wet conditions and fertility submission
rate is at 86%, which is positive but there's still room for improvement
SGL Hereford - meet the
people behind the bulls
Behind every good bull there’s an innovative
breeder with a story and LIC’s Short Gestation
Length (SGL) Hereford team is no exception.
How to use a
A plate meter is an easy and efficient tool to help make those
all important pasture management decisions on your farm
Check out our quick and informative "how to" video.
Three quick questions to
consider before you stop AI
The natural mating period follows AI on most farms,
but do service bulls really provide you with enough
bull power to get your cows back in calf?
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.
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.