In the Spotlight
Alta partner herd, Kennetsideheads Holsteins, in Roxburghshire, Scotland is in the spotlight! This article, written by Bruce Jobson, was featured in the most recent edition of the CrazyCow In Print Magazine.
Cheshire farmer drives herd performance
Embracing the benefits over and above milk price, which a supermarket-aligned milk contract can offer, has driven herd performance and underpinned an expansion in cow numbers on an award-winning Cheshire farm.
Keeping dairy cows outdoors all year
Out-wintering a herd of dairy cows, feeding no grass silage and providing shelter in cubicles with no sides and only an "umbrella-style" roof, would be a system in which few dairy farmers would have confidence.