Grass10 Newsletter - 6th April 2021
08 April 2021
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 & Elodie Ruelle’s MoSt Grass Growth Prediction Model.
Grass growth improved last week, however a colder week in store with air and soil temperatures dropping.
- Niall Callanan from Co. Galway discusses his grazing plan as he starts his 2nd rotation. Niall focuses on the weekly grass walk and keeping AFC and Cover/cow in line with his targets.
- Grazing tips to hold Average Farm Cover during this colder week from the Grass10 team.
- Spring Grazing Update from Grassland Farmer of the Year Grassland Merit award winner Noel Hurley from Co. Cork.
- A video explaining the “Band Method” of grass measuring for beginners.
- The Grass10 team caught up with Aidan Maguire as he starts his 2nd rotation on his dairy calf to beef farm in Co. Meath. See video here: http://bit.ly/AidanMaguireG10