Cow number 32 had a calf in the early hours of Wednesday morning. When I went out at 7am the calf was standing and looked like it had been born for some time. It didn’t take me long to realise this was a newborn calf as the cow was very protective and acting in an … Read more
Here is one of our Charolais cows with her calf, click on the picture to jumble up the jigsaw puzzle. How long did it take you to solve the jigsaw puzzle? It took me 4 minutes and 9 seconds!
Watch the video clip of the charolais cow calving and the immediate minutes after the birth. When one of our cows is near to calving, we move the cow into the calving pen so that she has more room away from the other cows. Up to four hours before the birth, the cow can usually … Read more