Blackwell Hall Farm project 2

Blackwell Hall Farm Leader case study.

Project description

Blackwell Hall Farm has been in the family since 1893. The farm required modernisation in order to improve productivity, animal welfare and future sustainability.  The purchase and installation of LED Lighting in the dairy house building as well as purchasing cow mattresses for use in the cubicles has improved the welfare,  comfort and productivity of the cows.

Need for project

Improving animal welfare and farm productivity.

Project cost

Total cost: £14,070.00

LEADER grant: £5,628.00

Projected outcomes

New techniques: 2