Take steps to minimise aftereffects of wet winter on silage, farmers urged
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Heightened risks of soil and slurry contamination in first-cut grass silage after the wet winter will require extra vigilance with silage making this season, an expert is urging.
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Peadar Coyle, a long-time customer of Volac Milk Replacer, farms on a 500-acre holding at Curraghboy, Co Roscommon, approximately 15 kilometres to the northwest of Athlone.
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Feeding your dairy calves, a high-quality calf milk replacer pre-weaning will pay off handsomely once these animals enter the adult herd and start producing milk.