3 Results for 'Franks, Dr J.R.'

On-farm Benchmarking: How To Do It And How To Do It Better

Benchmarking is the practice of establishing the relative performance of a business or enterprise against an appropriate standard, generally industry standards derived from a survey of farms. The Policy Commission into the Future of Farming and Food (2002) highlighted a ...Read More

On-farm Benchmarking: How To Do It And How To Do It Better

Dairy farmers have been able to use sexed semen from dairy breeds to pre-determine the sex of calves since 2000, sexed semen from beef bulls is not currently commercially available, but is expected within 2 years. A survey of a ...Read More

Uptake Of Sexed Semen By UK Suckler Beef Producers

In 1994 Milk Marketing Boards in the UK were disbanded, their role as milk purchasers was taken by more than 100 licensed organisations. It is shown that this change resulted in an increase in the variation between producers’ milk price. ...Read More