Posts Tagged: calves

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 »

Pneumonia Meeting | Daventry

Are we doing everything we can to protect our calves against pneumonia? Westpoint Daventry are hosting a FREE meeting to discuss what you can do to prevent it. Monday 18th November at 6:30pm The Pytchley , West Haddon, NN6 7AP Call 01327 872233 to book your free place or email daventry@westpointfarmvets.co.uk Kindly sponsored by MSD… Read more »