Sheep grazing: it’s all about keeping it fresh
Grazing management was the focus at the Grass10 walk on the farm of Enda Finnegan in Sligo. Anthony Mulligan reports.
Your farm: controlling rushes in Co Leitrim
Rush control is a long-term project which involves a combination of good grassland management, mechanical control and pesticide applications, writes Peter Varley.
Improved soil fertility driving output in Mayo
Soil fertility and increasing farm output were the two main points of focus at last weeks BETTER Farm sheep walk in Mayo.
Lamb finishing curtailed by drought
An increasing number of farmers have been forced to explore alternative finishing options with grass supplies tight to non-existent and demand for stores subdued.