Managing grassland reseeds
Pests, diseases and weeds are things to consider when reseeding grassland. Our information will also help you to monitor tiller development through the first season.
Feeding a new reseed
These pages will help you learn about the nutrient requirements of a new reseed. You’ll find information on nitrogen, phosphate, potash and organic manures.
Management tips for first season
A newly sown sward takes about 11 months to fully establish. See our tips on encouraging tiller development and grazing management.
Dealing with pests and diseases
Frit fly, leatherjackets and slugs are some of the pests to consider when reseeding grassland. Our information will help you manage the risks of pest burdens and control methods.
Read our information on how to control common weeds in grassland reseeds. You will find information on chickweed, docks, redshank, thistles, nettles, buttercups and ragwort.