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Grass10 Newsletter - 23rd February 2021


Get the latest news & updates from the Grass10 team in this week's newsletter including: PastureBase data for the week & Elodie Ruelle’s MoSt Grass Growth Prediction Model; Continue to walk your farm & monitor ground conditions; Research project on ability of on-off grazing to extend grazing & more

View newsletter here: 135th Edition Grass10 Newsletter 23-02-21 (PDF)

The key messages in this week’s newsletter are:

  • PastureBase data for the week & Elodie Ruelle’s MoSt Grass Growth Prediction Model.  
  • Heavy rain on Tuesday brings grazing to a halt however the forecast is promising. Continue to walk your farm and monitor ground conditions in the coming days
  • A research project detailing the ability of on-off grazing to extend the grazing season and increase the % grazed grass in the diet.
  • Did you miss our webinar titled “Getting Familiar with PastureBase Ireland” in early February?  Click here to watch the recording, under the “webinars” subheading-: www.teagasc.ie/grass10

Tim Kelly operates a spring calving Dairy farm in Athenry, Co. Galway and is part of the South Galway Grass10 Group. We visited Tim last week to see how he was progressing with spring grazing on his farm. Click on the link to view the video-: http://bit.ly/TimKellyGrazing