Grass+: grazing a challenge as rainfall increases
Wet and windy weather is making grazing difficult on most farms, writes Aidan Brennan.
Dry conditions slowing grass growth
When growth slows demand must be reduce by increasing grazing area or filling the gap with supplementation.
Grass growth slows with cooler temperatures
Growth has steadied during cooler temperatures this week, writes Stephen Connolly.
Understanding sustainability in dairy farming
Aidan Brennan reports from the open day on the Crowley dairy farm in Cork, winners of the Bord Bia sustainability awards.