retain heifer calves as herd replacements and some yearlings are
sold to other farmers.
All our old cows stay with us until they
die, so its not unknown for DEFRA to call us and enquire if we
really do have a 20 year old cow!
We only feed them natural grass
in spring and summer and home grown forage in the autumn and
winter and we never chemically fertilize our cattle feed crops.
All our cattle are never weaned
or housed in barns but live out their lives in the natural