Reseeding

Considering reseeding? 5 steps for a successful reseed

Considering reseeding? 5 steps for a successful reseed

Considering reseeding this year? Be aware that a spring/early summer reseed is a much better option when compared to an...

April 4, 2021

2020 Pasture Profit Index announced by Teagasc and the department

2020 Pasture Profit Index announced by Teagasc and the department

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and Teagasc recently released the Pasture Profit Index (PPI) for 2020. Intermediate...

March 10, 2020

Methods of reseeding: Which is the best option?

Methods of reseeding: Which is the best option?

For those who are considering carrying out autumn reseeding, time is now of the essence as we approach the month...

August 29, 2019

Do you know what grass varieties you will sow this autumn?

Do you know what grass varieties you will sow this autumn?

Reseeding can often be a daunting task for many farmers as there are a lot of things that need to...

August 11, 2019

Grass production: Thinking below the ground…

Grass production: Thinking below the ground…

“Oftentimes farmers think about what is above the ground because that is what is going to feed the cows; but...

August 11, 2019

Not reseeding…what about over-sowing clover?

Not reseeding…what about over-sowing clover?

As the pressure on farmers to do their bit for the environment grows, clover is becoming more of an attractive...

July 27, 2019

‘Cheapest feed’: Reseeding grass event draws the crowds in Cork

‘Cheapest feed’: Reseeding grass event draws the crowds in Cork

Over 200 people attended a recent reseeding event held by Dairygold in Kildorrery, north Cork, last Tuesday, July 23. Attaining...

July 26, 2019

‘Just 2-3% of grassland swards are reseeded each year’

‘Just 2-3% of grassland swards are reseeded each year’

Despite increased discussions around the benefits of reseeding grassland, the number of farmers carrying it out remains small. One of...

July 14, 2019

Reseeding for Profit: KT grassland event on this Friday

Reseeding for Profit: KT grassland event on this Friday

An event entitled “Reseeding for Profit” will be held for farmers to attend in Co. Kilkenny this Friday, July 12....

July 9, 2019

Pics: See the importance of spraying reseeds

Pics: See the importance of spraying reseeds

Reseeding has become a routine action on many farms; so it is important that it is completed and managed correctly...

July 8, 2019

Pics: See how this new reseed developed over 6 weeks

Pics: See how this new reseed developed over 6 weeks

Reseeding is becoming a routine action on many farms; so, it is important that it is completed and managed correctly...

June 30, 2019

Have you taken a paddock out for reseeding?

Have you taken a paddock out for reseeding?

The past spell of dry weather gave many farmers the opportunity to take out an under-performing paddock(s) for reseeding. The...

June 9, 2019

Have you taken these tips into consideration before choosing your grass mix?

Have you taken these tips into consideration before choosing your grass mix?

If you looked out across the countryside this week you were bound to see grass scattered for silage or a...

May 19, 2019

‘Reseeding gives you the greatest return on investment above all things’

‘Reseeding gives you the greatest return on investment above all things’

“As an investment, if you’re wondering where to invest your money on the farm, reseeding gives you the greatest return...

May 6, 2019

DLF announces collaboration with Grasstec Group

DLF announces collaboration with Grasstec Group

DLF – a leading international supplier of grass seed and crops  – held its annual grass partner meeting in Omagh,...

April 12, 2019

Thinking of reseeding? Check out these perennial ryegrass trials

Thinking of reseeding? Check out these perennial ryegrass trials

Teagasc has recently released some interesting results regarding the grazing efficiency of certain perennial ryegrass varieties – from the Department of...

April 7, 2019

5 steps to the successful establishment of a new reseed

5 steps to the successful establishment of a new reseed

Considering reseeding this year? Be aware that a spring/early summer reseed is a much better option when compared to an...

April 1, 2019

Video: Nitrate poisoning claims 11 cattle on reseeded field

Video: Nitrate poisoning claims 11 cattle on reseeded field

“I went up on the Tuesday morning to check them and give them a bit of grass and all I...

October 12, 2018