Ragwort: keep it under control
The annual war against the noxious weed should be under way on farms.
Spike in grass growth bringing Newford Farm back on track
Grass growth rates in recent weeks have been recorded from 70kg DM/ha to 120kg DM/ha allowing the farm to replenish fodder supplies.
Lots to consider as growth rates climb
There are three scenarios facing farmers right now and the third, lingering in the background, is the need to close ground for spring grazing in 2019.
Straw and fodder price update
We look at prices for straw, hay and silage from around the country.