Calf housing

Calf rearing techniques have taken some sizeable steps forward in recent years as both the dairy and beef industries recognise that the way calves are housed, managed and cared for has a major impact on their performance in later life, be it in terms of weight gain for beef or milk yield for dairy cows. Andy Collings reports

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Calf rearing techniques have taken some sizeable steps forward in recent years as both the dairy and beef industries recognise that the way calves are housed, managed and cared for has a major impact on their performance in later life, be it in terms of weight gain for beef or milk yield for dairy cows. Andy Collings reports