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giving birth to a calf

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At a time when suckler margins are tight, Farming Connect is urging producers to target the ultimate calving index of 365 days.
And it is home to the "super cow" - Troedrhiw Samuela Jazmine - who was awarded most points for inspection, calving index and financial value over three lactations.
Average somatic cell count (SCC) and calving index continued to rise across all breeds.
DATA published by NMR - previously known as National Milk Records - shows that an increase in the calving index could cost dairy farmers money.
Conception rates are high with a calving index of 380-285 days for the year-round calving herd, which relies mainly on natural service.