Godro Issue 20

Published 1 November 13

Cymraeg view

 

In this issue energy efficiency officer Neil Nicholas explains what electricity contracts suit dairy farmers best.

Making plans for the future is often difficult especially when you’re also trying to keep up with all the day to day tasks involved with running a farm. DairyCo have created a workshop that gives farmers the chance to work through the financial and management ramifications of different scenarios. Learn more about the workshop inside.

Sexed semen has been with us for nearly 20 years but continued technological advancement has overcome a lot of the initial problems associated with the technique according to dairy specialist Paul Macer of Kite Consulting.

In the Hot Seat this time is Mansel Raymond who was awarded the Farmers’ Union of Wales/HSBC Bank plc award for outstanding service to the Welsh dairy industry at the recent Welsh Dairy Show.