In the pits: work out what you have
With first cut silage in the pit, it’s time to take stock of winter feed and work out how much you need, writes Aidan Brennan.
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+: growth up but drought hangover remains
Most farms have experienced a lift in growth rates but some areas continue to lag behind.