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Summer Sown Forage Crops

There are numerous forage crops that have a short growing period, that are ideal to sow following silage or early harvest, offering additional forage and nutrition for livestock in to the autumn and early winter.

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Managing Grass Growth

The latest newsletter for Forage for Profit is now available.   The newsletter considers white clover growth, heading dates, managing grass growth and winter feed budgets. Download

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Summer Mastitis In Suckler Herds

The summer weather may be unpredictable, but summer mastitis is not, with the highest prevalence between July to September when fly numbers are at their peak.  Suckler farmers should now be on the lookout for flies and be vigilant. 

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