Contents tagged with animal performance

2 November 2021

Outwintering can be a great alternative to housing, with many animals maintaining good condition and liveweight gain.

22 June 2021

Find out about outwintering, deferred grazing and outdoor straw pads.

22 June 2021

Find out how transition, strip grazing and monitoring livestock health are key to success.

22 June 2021

Brassica and forage crops require different management to grazed grass. See our tips on measuring DM and calculating daily feed requirements.

22 June 2021

From feed planning to potential health issues, our advice will help you manage livestock and feeding of brassica and forage crops.

22 June 2021

Soil type and field choice are important aspects of managing crop performance and environmental impact.

23 June 2021

See comparisons of livestock growth performance and costs when grazing brassica or forage crops.

22 June 2021

Knowing which crops are suitable for your system should help lead you to success.

22 June 2021

Find out how to choose the right crop for your farm, tips on establishing crops for grazing, expected costs and livestock performance.

24 May 2021

From slugs to stem eelworm, read about the common pests and disease of clover.

24 May 2021

Bloat and fertility are common issues related to grazing clover. See our advice on minimising the impact in grazing livestock.

24 May 2021

Find out how slurry application methods influence clover production.

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