Michael Doran - Co Wexford
Michael is a dairy farmer in County Wexford. He is using wholecrop to extend grazing to mid/late Nov.
Target: 750kgDM/ha on Dec 1st. Grass will provide adequate protein in the diet.
Michael is planning to turnout in early February
Grass DM/ha production up to Oct 1st, 2018: 11.7 tonnes
Grass DM/ha production 2017: 16.6 tonnes
Concentrates fed/cow Oct 1st, 2018: 1.1 tonnes
Concentrates fed/cow 2017: 350kg