Nelson wheat

ih1455xl

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Mixed Farmer
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northampton
No sprays yet just a flat roll a couple of weeks back found that knocks 4in off the hight will get a cheap flag leaf and ear wash with a bit of poly n to help the protein [get a bonus for 14%] will do 3.5t/ac it’s deep rooting so good in dry aswell
 

ih1455xl

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Mixed Farmer
Location
northampton
Has some last year on so development land was planted and had pre em and nothing else all year them at did 2T/ac 11% protein would have been more if they hadn’t driven all over it
 

Rejuvenating swards: Which option is best?

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Written by Brian McDonnell

Maintaining grass quality during mid-season grazing is important. Farmers can maintain quality by entering ideal grazing covers of 1,300 – 1,500kg DM/ha, and grazing down to a residual of 4cm every rotation.

If you are now in a situation where cows are not cleaning out paddocks as well as they should be, leading to the development of steamy grass within the sward, here are some options.

Common options for rejuvenating swards include:

  1. Take a silage cut, probably into bales, remove the material and start again with the aftermath...
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