Gerard Sherlock: What I learned from my visit to a Signpost farm

Two things are clear: we are going to have to put more effort into selecting quality beef bulls for our dairy cows – and clover is key

Raising the quality of dairy beef calves: Gerard Sherlock on his Monaghan farm with a stock bull. Photo: Lorraine Teevan

Gerard Sherlock

Farmers across the country are hoping that the old saying of ‘March in like a lion and out like a lamb’ will soon come true.