The practice of de-horning cattle is one which we do not engage in at Mossgiel Organic Farm. The practice is widespread within conventional farming with the intent of making life on the farm safer for farm workers and other livestock. When Farmer Bryce took over Mossgiel Farm and converted it to be an Organic Dairy … Read more Stop De-horning Cows!!
Calf-at-Foot means Calves stay with Cows until they are weaned We operate a Calf-at-Foot policy. This means that at Mossgiel Organic Farm, our calves stay with their Mothers until they are old enough to be weaned – usually between 6 and 8 months. This is when the calves begin to socialise together in groups and … Read more Calf-at-Foot