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Top herd chooses Elista Mattress

 

Mention the name Termonfeckin and most people will think of the miles of unspoilt beach about an hours drive north of Dublin. If you are a breeder of pedigree Holstein cows you probably also know …

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Category: Dairy

The importance of cow comfort

The importance of cow comfort

It is a constant challenge of dairy farmers to get more milk from their cows, a few more litres per day from every cow would transfigure the economics of dairy …

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Category: Dairy

Size the stall to match the size of the cow

Freestalls should be appropriately sized to accommodate the resting imprint of the cows using them, and to permit sufficient space for the cow to lunge forward when rising and lying down without …

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Category: Dairy