Posts Tagged: calf rearing

Dairy Heifer Calf Growth Rate Monitoring

We are all aware that to get the best lifelong potential from a heifer, you want it to calve at 24 months. However, the NMR national average figure for age at first calving is 28-29 months. Studies have shown that a heifer calving at 23-24 months has the best survivability by giving more milk (over… Read more »