If I reseed this coming spring with a Hay mix, when will it be ready for making hay?
I was told that if I reseed in the spring, I can't cut for hay until the following year, but if I had reseeded in the Autumn then I could cut for hay the following year!
All answers greatly appreciated...
Interested in this concept. We only plant around 20ha a year for forage, and I saw something about inter cropping beans into maize and the beans climb up the maize stalk. Whether it would work or not would be the question, higher protein would be one good thing, something that Maize severely...
Hi All, Has anyone got any nifty way of dealing with ant hills in old pasture? I cant plough it as its conservation
My thoughts were to drive up and down scooping them with the loader bucket, or a digger and maybe some kind of drag harrow with a leveling bar on the front, but really not sure...
On an arable farm
How much land could one man look after himself ... using an extra driver to corn cart and perhaps using targeted contractors to do certain jobs
From that scenario
How much extra land would you need to justify a full time employee
Just put in 30 acres of grass, power harrow / seed box combination, scratched in by tines on the rear. Herbal ley, with grass, plantain, clovers. Straight into maize stubble, so clean seed bed.
Normally I would ring roll twice immediately after, but heavy rain has stopped play.
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