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R4D-ROI-07 | Ireland | Waterford Animal Health Animal Nutrition Animal Well-Being/Welfare Dairy Cattle Management Ecological and Environmental Footprint/Mitigation of Climate Change/Inputs Efficiency Social Issues: Build Society Friendly System

dairy cows

980 000
liters /year

Additional Information

From your point of view, why this farm is interesting to be followed in R4D ?

Expanding farm - Steven is a rapidly expanding dairy farmer who wishes to remain as a grass based milk producer in the years ahead. His stocking rate on the milking platform is relatively low at 1.6 cows per hectare but he plans to increase this in the years ahead.

Technical issues involved on this farm

Environment, animal welfare and society friendly production systems

Farm description sheet

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