About Lackham Farm

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Teat cup

The part of the milking machine which attaches to a cow’s teat by vaccuum suction. It has a rubber lining which pulsates against the teat.


Terminal Sire

A breed of sheep or cattle noted for good meat quality which is used to breed offspring to be raised for meat production.


Threshes

The process whereby grains are separated from the plant inside a combine harvester


Tillering

When a plant produces side shoot - each of which will produce a flowering head


top dressing

fertilizer applied in the spring to growing crops (usually nitrogen fertilizer)


Tupping

Introducing male sheep into the flock to enable reproduction


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