Fodder watch: planting the seeds to grow your own
In the first of an eight-week campaign on growing your own fodder, Irish Farmers Journal livestock and tillage specialists preview the farms.
Grass+: superb autumn for growth and grazing
Aidan Brennan says grass growth rates are much higher than normal and grazing conditions are perfect.
Dairy management: grazing and feeding brassica crops
With a dry week in store many farmers that have planted fodder crops are considering starting to graze or cut them. Aidan Brennan looks at the options.
Potash levels critical for next years' silage
Aidan Brennan outlines the key messages on phosphorus and potassium from the Teagasc soil fertility conference in Kilkenny.