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Grass10 Newsletter - 14th September 2021


Get the latest from the Grass10 team including; PastureBase data & Elodie Ruelle’s MoSt Grass Growth Prediction Model; Grass10 Grazing tips; building soil Potassium (K) with Mark Plunkett, Teagasc Johnstown Castle, David O Leary's upcoming GFOY farm walk, farmer updates- David Gannon & JP Hammersley

View newsletter here 164th Edition Grass10 Newsletter 14-09-21 (PDF)

The key messages in this week’s newsletter are: 

  • PastureBase Ireland data for the week for both Dairy & Beef + Sheep farms & Elodie Ruelle’s MoSt Grass Growth Prediction Model.  
  • Dairy farmer David Gannon from Co. Galway updates us on his current grass situation
  • Grass10 Grazing tips for the week
  • Now is an ideal time to start building soil Potassium (K) from Mark Plunkett of Teagasc Johnstown Castle, Co. Wexford
  • David O Leary will host his GFOY farm walk on Thursday 23rd September at 11am on his farm in Castleisland, Co. Kerry. More info-: www.teagasc.ie/DavidOLearyFarmWalk
  • GFOY update from JP Hammersley, Lattin, Co. Tipperary.

Teagasc Moorepark ‘21 is taking place today - Tuesday 14th, Wednesday 15th & Thursday, 16th September 2021. If you wish to attend the event you must pre-book. If you need more information about the event visit  -: http://www.teagasc.ie/moorepark21

We would like to thank the sponsors of the Grass10 programme - Teagasc, The Department of Agriculture, Grassland Agro, AIB, FBD and The Irish Farmers Journal.