Tips for October
Accurate calving dates cannot be achieved using milk tests where a stock bull is running with the herd.
Scanning cows prior to 110 days of pregnancy will give accurate calving dates.
The smart Scan Experience optimises the opportunity to provide accurate calving dates.
Twins in dairy cows increase the risk of later embryo death and abortion. It is essential to use scanning prior to 110 days of pregnancy to identify twins.
Supplement cows with concentrates to avoid BCS loss. Grazed grass will support 10 litres of milk at this time of year