2021 Monthly updates of College Dairy Enterprise
70% calved. 1st calving on Jan 7th. ICBF Expected calving start was Jan 24th. 73 live heifers and 56 live bulls to date. Calves adjusting well to new 4 calf auto feeder. Cows out as weather permits, offered 10 kg DM + 4 kg meal. Av GR 15 kg DM/Ha/day and AFC 1110 kg DM/Ha (Whole dairy). Av yield through parlour 23.08 kg. Co-op Bf, Pr, SCC 4.78, 3.40, 114. 70% of farm got half a bag of urea. 30 % got 2,500 gallons slurry per acre in last week of Jan.