Cows doing 1.9ms/cow/day
Cut feeding back a little in cowshed to 2.3kg of PKE 2.3kg DDG-s 2.3kg Wheat
Stocking rate 3.45cows/ha
2kg baleage feed on feed pad
Cows have finally dropped below 2 ms/cow which is a shame.
Have had some rain so the grass is away again now still on a 20 day round which from today we will start a 30 day round and then 40 day round at start of May.
To do that we will feed silage 2kg at the start.
will keep going with 2.6kg ddg,2.6 grain, 2.6 pke. in the shed.
stocking rate will remain at 3.45 cows/ha untill May 10th which then it will go down to 3cows/ha untill june 10th then drop to 1.7cows/ha untill hopfully end of june
Cows doing 2.08ms/cow.
Feeding 2.6kg DDG 2.6kg PKE 2.6kg Grain.
All in shed feeding.
Deciding when to cull my empty cows????
Cows are still 4.7 bcs
Having cold mornings but cracker days!
Cows currently doing 2.1ms. Getting 2 Kg DDG-s, 2 Kg High Starch, 2 Kg PKE.
Cows doing 2.05ms/cow/day
1.7 kg of each feed ddg.pke.grain
Increasing feed to 2kg of each feed today as grass has slowed down as it is a bit dry
Cows still doing 2.1ms/cow
Getting 1.7kg DDG / 1.7 kg Grain / 1.7 kg PKE
Starting to get a little dry but still have plenty of grass ahead
On a 20 day round
Cows still doing over 2.1ms/cow.
Feeding 1.7kg Grain / 1.7kg DDG-s / 1.7kg PKE
11% empty rate
67% 6 week incalf rate
71% 6 week calving rate because used long gestation bull first week mating
55% conception rate
5% empty rate for first calvers
30% empty rate for old cows
Good improvement on last season
Will look to improve more next season