Latest news

Cereal harvest begins in Gloucestershire on last day of June

The combine was in full swing on the last day of June in South Gloucestershire where beef and arable farmer,...

Read more

Cut out the middleman to reduce risk in grain storage

Cereal growers have been reminded of the importance of self-reliance, following the recent closure of a Scottish grain merchant, which...

Read more

Switching of feeding system transforms beef performance

Feeding crimped grain and higher quality silage has increased beef growth rates and brought forward finishing, raising profitability on a...

Read more

Wholecrop boost for milk from forage

Addressing the challenges of conserving wholecrop cereals has lifted milk from forage on a coastal, Cumbrian farm. Producing milk from...

Read more

Record growth rates from cost-cut rations

Scottish beef producer, Gordon Smith, set himself the target of cutting costs of production by £200 for every animal reared...

Read more

Making the most of what you’ve got

With the cost of feed and other farm inputs rising, taking a whole farm approach when planning for your livestock...

Read more