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A calm spring turnout

One of the highlights on any dairy farm is when the cows go out to pasture in the spring. Over the past few years we’ve invited members of the public...

Is it time for kinder dairy farming?

We formally launched The Ethical Dairy this week and we’ve been thrilled with the response. The support and encouragement from members of the public, organisations, elected representatives and indeed from...

For the cow who has everything

Merry Christmas everyone. We Finlays aren't renowned for buying each other Christmas presents, far less ones for the farm animals. But this year has been an exception. Christmas morning saw...

Twitter Storm

We seem to have stirred up something of a hornet’s nest after writing a letter to The Guardian in response to George Monbiot’s article ‘Goodbye - and Good Riddance -...

A Year of Calf with Cow Farming

It has been almost a year since we re-started the final part of our ethical dairy farming system – leaving the calves with their mums while still milking them once-a-day...