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Grass10 Newsletter - 22nd June 2021

23 June 2021
Type Newsletter

Information and updates from the Grass10 team

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The key messages in this week’s newsletter are:

  • PastureBase data for the week for both Dairy & Beef + Sheep farms & Elodie Ruelle’s MoSt Grass Growth Prediction Model.  
  • Oisin Gallen, host farmer for the Grass10 Grazing Group in Donegal updates us on his current grass situation.
  • Grazing tips from the Grass10 Team as soil moisture deficits begin to hit growth rates on the East Coast.
  • Teagasc Moorepark Grass-Clover Research Programme Update from Dr Deirdre Hennessy and Ellen Fitzpatrick
  • Grass10 Advisor John Douglas discusses some of the fundamentals of managing a new reseed in this video 
  • Teagasc Grass10 Manager John Maher gives his top tips in relation to managing grass quality on this week’s episode of The Beef Edge Podcast 
  • Grazing Update from Grassland Farmer of the Year- Sustainable Grassland Award winner- JP Hammersley from Co. Tipperary

2020 Grassland Farmer of the Year – Sheep Category Winners, Tom and Peter McGuinness will hold a farm walk on their farm in Co. Meath on Wednesday 7th July at 7pm. More information here