Making milk from grass in Cavan
Aidan Brennan reports from an excellent farm walk in Virginia, Co Cavan, last week,
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.