Milk Cost of Production Survey 2019

Our Milk Cost of Production Survey 2019 compiled by FCG consultants from the Sherborne office and Old Mill Accountants, is now available. If you would like a copy, please click here or contact our Sherborne office on 01935 850093.  For more information, please contact Phil Cooper at

How Are Your Calves Performing?

Calf management is as important as managing your cows, they are the future herd therefore they need looking after.  It costs on average £2,000 to rear a heifer to calve at two years therefore providing the best start is very important.  Disease will not only hit growth rates but loss in performance throughout their lactations.  […]

Meeting the Red Tractor Dairy Standards

Over the next couple of months, I will be looking at different areas of the dairy farm and requirements for meeting Red Tractor standards.  Following a recent visit to a client who asked me to help them prepare for their first Dairy audit, we agreed an action plan to get the farm in shape. Milk […]