Contents tagged with maize

24 May 2019

If you're thinking of undersowing maize, this article from the Maize Growers Association will help you understand the benefits it might bring.

6 June 2019

Our analysts look at how the cereals market is expected to perform, using the latest available data

2 November 2018

Cereals provide ruminants with a rich source of energy and offer farmers a variety of feeding options that can be adapted to meet the needs of the production system. This directory considers methods for harvesting, processing and storing cereal crops destined to be fed to beef cattle and sheep

31 May 2019

Targeted at managers of arable-based systems who are thinking about livestock opportunities for the first time, this guide includes sections on leys, cover crops, forage crops, maize, outdoor pig production and manures.

25 June 2018

Northern Ireland’s farmers flocked to the launch of AHDB’s new Monitor Farm

6 March 2019

The starch, energy and intake characteristics of maize silage, together with its high dry matter yield potential, make it a good feed for beef cattle and sheep. This BRP manual includes information on growing and feeding maize and will help producers make the most of this potentially valuable crop