Calves

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This year’s calves are looking good and doing well. The calf above, in particular, has a great future. We can only cross our fingers that there is a market for them in October. But right now the omens are not good. The hot weather has stopped the grass growing, reducing silage yields and requiring some farmers to start winter feeding now. Arable yields may also be reduced and the supply of straw restricted. It’s never simple.

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