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    Wynnstay Agri-Hub Podcast - Episode 10 : What Are You Sowing This Autumn?

    This month, Tony is looking ahead to Autumn and talking seed with Head of Seed, Toby Reich; Seed Sales Specialist, Joe Wood and Environmental Seed Product Manager, Amy Watts. Together, they’ll be discussing the best combinables, what’s new, disease and treatment, cropping options and...
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    Do you know the 7 Silage Sins?

    When it comes to producing good quality, nutritious silage small things can make a big difference. This is especially true of mistakes. A shortcut or a small oversight can ultimately result in silage that is unusable due to insufficient dry matter content or worse, silage that is dangerous to...
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    Wynnstay Agri-Hub Podcast : Episode 9

    We’re back with another episode, as Tony Morris discusses all things beef with Calf & Youngstock Specialist, Millie Hendy; Regional Animal Health Manager, Luke Derrett and guest, Simon Crabtree, to cover everything from calf selection to rearing animals, genetics and even practicalities on farm...
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    Introducing the latest 'Focus on Calves 2021'

    Introducing the 8th edition of the Focus on Calves. What is new in the world of calf rearing? in pages 20-21 Georgina Thomas from Trouw explains calf scour in a whole new light and the correct strategies for correcting diarrhoea. We also explore smaller stature calves and discuss how they are...
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    Wynnstay Agri-Hub Podcast, Episode 8: Spring 2021 Lambing Lessons

    In this month’s episode, Tony Morris is talking sheep with National Sheep & Beef Manager, Bryn Hughes; Grass & Roots Manager, Colin Jones and Independent Sheep & Beef Adviser, Liz Genever. Lambing for the majority has finished, or is coming to a close, and thoughts are turning to weaning...
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    Wynnstay June - July 2021 Farm Focus

    The latest edition of Farm Focus is now available. Packed full with special offers on hardware, fly control and silage additives as well as specialist advice on animal health and nutrient management. Click here to request a digital copy today.
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    Situation Vacant Poultry Performance Specialist - Covering Mid Wales, North Shropshire and Cheshire

    Description To develop and maximise the financial contribution of poultry feeds and associated products throughout the trading area and your given territory. Duties To work to and promote the company values of THRIVE and conduct day to day activities taking the values into account To retain...
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    Investment in Housing Pays by Protecting the Future of the Herd

    A poor start to a calf’s life which impacts growth rates can significantly affect future performance in the herd. Wynnstay’s Account Manager for Biosecurity and Hardware, Richard Wild, says a key factor in poor growth rates, and subsequent milking and DLWG performance, is housing and...
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    Submit Your Questions For Our Upcoming Podcast

    The Agri-Hub Podcast is the home of ‘talking agriculture’; keeping you in the inside line of all things agricultural. We’re very excited to welcome all of our listeners to our latest way of sharing ideas, updates and new thoughts around the key issues farmers face day-in, day-out. Across our...
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    Grassland Nutrition

    Modern grass varieties have the potential to deliver superior yields and excellent feed values if managed correctly, with soil nutrition and pH being prioritised and maintained throughout the year. Before drilling a new ley, you need to understand the nutritional picture of the field. Ensure...
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    Wynnstay Agri-Hub Podcast - Episode 6: Dairy Robotics

    This month, Tony Morris discusses dairy robotics with Wynnstay’s Head of Dairy Services, David Howard and Izzy Lester, Farm Management Specialist from Lely, the robotics specialists. The 21st century has seen the introduction and rapid rise of robotic milking systems across the country, and...
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    Wynnstay Dairy Newsletter - Spring 2021

    The Wynnstay Dairy Newsletter offers dairy farmers seasonal advice to drive their herd's performance. Available in digital and paper formats. Click here, to request a copy.
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    Wynnstay Grass & Roots Brochure 2021

    Home-grown forage, especially good quality grass, is the most cost-effective livestock feed available, and at Wynnstay, we pride ourselves on offering a comprehensive range of grass seed mixtures to help producers maximise forage potential in this volatile time. As a completely independent...
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    The Use of Sustainable Soya in Wynnstay Feed

    How We Can Reduce Our Environmental Impact Through More Sustainable Practices With recent media and government focus on global issues such as climate change, deforestation, and sustainability, and in particular, how the agricultural sector is contributing to these, we are continually reviewing...
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    Wynnstay Agri-Hub Podcast : Episode 5: Dairy Heifers - Make Every Stage Count

    Joining Tony in this month’s podcast is Sammy Howorth, our Lancashire and Cumbria Calf & Youngstock Specialist and Mike Van Amburgh, a Professor in the Department of Animal Science at Cornell University We delve into the subject of post-weaning heifers and how we can ensure they’re achieving...
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    Take No Chances With Your Maize Crop in 2021

    9 Questions to Ask Yourself to Help Maximise the Potential of Your Maize Crop Have you carried out soil analysis to identify nutrient shortcomings that could hamper the crop’s performance? Have you worked with your Wynnstay Specialist to create a nutrient management plan? The plan will take...
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    Wynnstay Gamecover and Conservation Crops Brochure

    So, what a year! A worldwide pandemic and a new relationship with the European Union. The one constant being that our beautiful countryside still needs farming and managing for the environmental prosperity of us all. From 2021 the Government intends to remove all 3 of the greening requirements...
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    Wynnstay Fertiliser Update February 2021

    Fertiliser prices have increased significantly since the beginning of 2021, particularly for Nitrogen and DAP/TSP, and this upward trend appears to be continuing into spring. The increase in prices has primarily been driven by increased planting, especially compared to the problems experienced...
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    Launching Wynnstay Restore 5+, a new mycotoxin binder

    Restore 5+ is a new mycotoxin binder for use in 2021 dairy rations, available exclusively through Wynnstay. It is the first of its kind in the UK market, it offers complete mycotoxin binding and immune support, with 5 scientifically proven modes of action. It’s widely known that mycotoxins can...
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    Wholecrop Silage Additive

    The beauty of wholecrop cereals is they can be cut at different percentage dry matters - depending on your requirements. Ecosyl silage specialist, Peter Smith, outlines how the crop can be handled. Harvesting at 30-40% DM If grass yields are low, e.g. due to dry weather, then cereals can be...