Spring Calving Series - FREE Calving Checklist & Top Calving Preparation Tips

Spring calving has commenced on a lot of farms across Ireland & the UK with many farmers set for sleepless nights ahead! To help ensure you have all the equipment that may be required throughout

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Spring Calving Series - Staying Safe on the Farm

Spring calving has begun, or is about to begin across Ireland and the UK, staying safe on farm is of utmost importance. In this article we look at some of the risks that may be encountered this

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Lean Farming Principles and Spring Management.

For most farmers, Springtime is one of the busiest periods on farm.

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Spring Calving Series - Using Calf Milk Replacer vs Whole Milk

In the first of our Spring Calving Series, we look at calf milk replacer as an alternative to whole milk. We also look at the key components of a good milk replacer and their ideal inclusion rate. 

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2022 - The Year in Review at Herdwatch

As 2022 draws to a close, we wanted to take some time to reflect on another landmark year for Herdwatch. 2022 has presented many changes &  challenges in the agricultural industry, worldwide and

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Lambing Prep - Are You Ready For The Season Ahead?

Being well prepared is essential for a successful lambing season. We've put together some top tips to consider before the newborns arrive, including everything from getting your housing facilities

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Herdwatch's Top Tips for Dealing with Freezing Conditions on Farms!!

With temperatures as low as -10 currently being experienced across Ireland and the UK, safe working conditions and a functioning working environment are of utmost importance on farms. With that being

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Fodder Support Scheme 2023 Closes within a week! What you need to know

The 2023 Fodder Support Scheme (FSS) was launched back in early November but the closing date of midnight on Monday 5th December 2022 is almost here! Here's what you need to know before you apply!

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Autumn Breeding- Are you ready?

Autumn Breeding will be kicking off within the next few weeks for both Autumn Dairy and Suckler herds. Here are some key areas to focus on before the season starts!

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Think you might be Overstocked? Here's how Herdwatch can help you farm smarter, not harder!

It's that time of year again - Winter weather can put strain on any livestock system and as housing begins here are some ways Herdwatch can help make things a little easier. 

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