It establishes really well in the Autumn.Is this mix best established in the autumn or spring ( or either). I’m waiting to hear about a mid tier offer which includes a field . Start date of the offer would be 1st jan 2022, but I could take a chance and establish this autumn , wait until next spring or actually wait until next autumn as I think the rules say after harvest in the first year .
What are peoples views on GS4 vs conventional grass/clover ley? I’m trying to gauge how much less production you would get and whether the payment from Countryside Stewardship would fill the gap compared to using nitrogen and pushing output.