Podcast

BreakFeed: Talking Bull Part 2 – Living with bulls

North Otago bull beef farmer Richard Plunket and AgFirst consultant Bob Thomson talk about the day-to-day management of bulls for beef production.

Topics covered include: systems; break size and shape; shifting frequency; mob size; matching stocking rate, demand and pasture supply; rotation length; all-grass wintering or crops, and more.

ulls, breeding, beef, Friesian bulls, RMPP pilot farm project, alliance group, Richard Plunket, Andrea Pluncket, top performing bull, bob Thomson, whole farm system, underutilised bulls, management systems, shifting, fencing, stocking rate, day-to-day management, permanent fencing, weight gain, irrigation, feed, grazing

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