Milking a pedigree herd of over 500 Holstein cows for a Marks & Spencer milk contract via Muller which sees a high standard of animal health and welfare as a top priority,
Kenton & Bennet
PERRY FARM, DORSET
This autumn block calving herd has seen incredible benefits from brand new cow housing in 2015, based on Dutch dairy housing and sand bedded cubicles. Calves are reared in groups to achieve high welfare outcomes.
Robert & Thomas Reed
GATCOMBE FARM, DEVON
Milking over 300 cows through six robots. Attention to detail and improving milk forage are key drivers for this business with a clear focus on improving genetic gain through genomic testing and use of embryos.
DS Gethin & Family
THE GAER, WELSHPOOL
Over 1000 cows for a Muller direct contract. High welfare calving areas with attention to detail for both the cow and newborn calf were very evident on this farm. Investing in staff retention and conditions is a key factor at this farm.