Help identifying weed


Mixed Farmer
Can anyone identify this weed please?


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Livestock Farmer
Have to say it's gone a bit mad in hay fields here this year, not sure what horsey people will think
We get it in our haylage. Horses seem not to mind it and I watched one of the stallions nibbling off the seed heads in his paddock yesterday. There does seem a lot this year where we haven't grazed the sheep.

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HSENI names new farm safety champions

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) alongside the Farm Safety Partnership (FSP), has named new farm safety champions and commended the outstanding work on farm safety that has been carried out in the farming community in the last 20 years.

Two of these champions are Malcom Downey, retired principal inspector for the Agri/Food team in HSENI and Harry Sinclair, current chair of the Farm Safety Partnership and former president of the Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU).

Improving farm safety is the key aim of HSENI’s and the FSP’s work and...