Contents tagged with grass

9 September 2021

The 2021-22 DGE programme aims to recruit anyone looking to develop their knowledge, skills and competence to produce and utilise grazed grass and silage to help support levy payers.

11 August 2021

There are many ways grass can be used within the arable rotation. Read about the types of grass ley and the benefits for black-grass control.

14 July 2021

From seedbed preparation to post-establishment management, follow these tips for the successful establishment of herbal leys.

14 July 2021

See our information on choosing species for herbal leys and how to manage for grazing and silage.

14 July 2021

See our information on the benefits of herbal leys for livestock and the environment. You will find tips on managing bloat and the anthelmintic properties of herbal leys.

14 July 2021

Read about the benefits of herbal leys, how to establish, and how to manage for grazing or silage.

27 July 2021

Find out the advantages and limitations of self-feed and easy-feed silage.

22 June 2021

Typical nutrient composition of farmyard manure (FYM) from Nutrient Management Guide (RB209) Section 2 Organic materials.

22 June 2021

Further information on pad design for feed, water and bedding management.

22 June 2021

Practical advice on planning and design requirements for outdoor straw pads.

22 June 2021

Find out about planning requirements, design suggestions and animal management on outdoor straw pads.

22 June 2021

Managing animals over winter at grass presents specific health and welfare challenges.

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