Our Organisation Search
Quick Links
Toggle: Topics
Placeholder image

Grass10 Newsletter - 23 March 2021

24 March 2021
Type Newsletter

Information and updates from the Grass10 team

Download Publication (PDF)

The key messages in this week’s newsletter are:

  • PastureBase data for the week & Elodie Ruelle’s MoSt Grass Growth Prediction Model.  
    Cold weather on the forecast for the next number of days so very important to walk your farm and establish Average Farm Cover.
  • Eddie O Donnell, Golden, Co. Tipperary discusses his grazing plan as he moves towards the start of the 2nd rotation on his farm.
    Complete the Grass10 “3 checks” for your farm as you move towards the end of the 1st rotation.
  • A Spring Grazing update from Donal Patton & Barry Reilly from the Ballyhaise Research Farm in Co. Cavan
  • Spring Grazing Update from Grassland Farmer of the Year Sustainable Farming category winner John Galvin, Dunmanway, Co. Cork.
  • A table displaying N,P & K values for slurry samples tested. Strategically applying slurry in the future to reduce chemical N usage will become very important for Irish farmers.