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Beef
Managing cows and calves at turn-out
Kieran Mailey
Weather conditions have improved and suckler farmers will look to slip spring-calving cows out to grass, easing the pressure on sheds.
12 March 2022 Management
The Grass Week: when is it dry enough to let cows out?
Aidan Brennan has some advice for farmers dealing with the fallout of heavy rain over the last week.
10 steps to managing spring grazing
With huge uncertainty around fertiliser price trends and supply, Kieran Mailey outlines some steps to managing spring grazing.
Watch: first yearling cattle turned out to grass on Thrive demo farm
Declan Marren was on the Thrive demonstration farm in Cashel Co Tipperary this week where the first of the yearling heifers were turned out to grass.
2 March 2022 Grass & feeding
Grass: storms upset spring grazing
As the last remnants of Storm Eunice pass over, farmers and livestock will be glad to see the back of it, writes Aidan Brennan.
19 February 2022 Grass & feeding