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Dairy
Stocking rates for good profits and lifestyle
Aidan Brennan
Aidan Brennan reports from the Positive Farmers Conference where a good discussion was had on the subject of the importance of choosing an appropriate stocking rate.
4 July 2022 Management
Dairy management: the argument for zero nitrogen on clover paddocks
Opinion on how best to manage clover swards is divided, Aidan Brennan takes a look at the issues.
Lessons from a successful clover farmer
Aidan Brennan reports from the Positive Farmers Conference, where former Irish Farmers Journal reporter Peter Young outlined his approach to managing clover.
Dairy Management: grass growth and fertiliser use
After heavy rain across the country, Aidan Brennan takes a look at the impact on grass growth and suggests nitrogen is not lacking at present.
29 June 2022 Management
Dairy Management: how quickly will rain help grass growth?
A look ahead to the prospect for an increase in grass growth rates if farms get enough rain.
22 June 2022 Management
Positive change for Tasmanian farmer
Aidan Brennan previews one of the main speakers at this year’s Positive Farmers Conference.
8 June 2022 Management