Posts Tagged: Grass

Grazing grass to the right height

Grazing and grass management will be a key part in the Teagasc Beef Open Day tomorrow. Teagasc advisor Ned Heffernan says farmers will…
Grass growth rates continue

Growth rates are continuing the same trend as last week with some farms getting as high as 90kg/day. Walking paddocks weekly is a…
Making high-quality grass silage

Farmers around the country, especially in ‘earlier ground ‘ are currently considering what date their silage crop will be ready for harvesting. Crops…
Shorts at the ready…

What a week! There has been good growth rates, cows have been milking well and surpluses arising. This week we grew 90kg and,…
Think drainage before reseeding

Fields for reseeding may benefit from improvements to drainage or soil aeration, according to Michael Garvey of College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise…