Contents tagged with grass

14 May 2020

After a sluggish start to the growing season, grass growth has since been more positive.

8 June 2020

Ten new varieties of ryegrass, two Hybrid and one Timothy have been added to the 2020/2021 Recommended Grass and Clover Lists (RGCL) for England and Wales.

24 April 2020

This article discusses whether you should be supplementing or substituting a grass-fed diet

17 April 2020

Top 10 tips for making the best big bale silage.

16 April 2020

Recent research has shown that infective liver fluke cysts can survive in spoiled silage.

3 April 2020

Deep-rooting crops that are good to fill the summer grazing gap also help to improve soil structure and fix nitrogen.

3 April 2020

Farmers are encouraged to review their nutrient management plan to optimise grassland productivity this harvest season.

27 March 2020

Farmers who took part in the AHDB Beef and Lamb-funded project, Beef from Grass, have seen fantastic results through implementing rotational grazing into their systems, with some trialling outwintering.

20 March 2020

Milk urea may increase after turnout due to the high levels of digestible protein in grass.

20 March 2020

Tips on how to monitor grass growth during the grazing season.

4 March 2021

With a challenging start to the grazing season, it’s worth remembering three-leaf theory when faced with any difficult decisions.

15 April 2020

For Suffolk dairy farmer Jonny Crickmore, cutting concentrate use from 11.0–12.0 kg/cow/day to 8.5 kg/cow/day this winter (1 October 2019 to 31 January 2020) has contributed to a saving of £30,000 on bought-in feed.