soil temps this week 16-18 degrees.
Pre Graze height 2800-3000 kg (Fist and thumb)
Post graze height (fist flat)
As of today 9th April we have grown 16% less grass than same time last year – average growth rate of 33 kg/day
Below is a excellent re seed of Dundas Grass Mixture – From Watson Seeds (Nr Preston)
So with soil temperatures hitting 8 degrees this week across the North West , its say we have lift off with years grass season.
If you have some fields under preforming , take a look and assess what your perennial rye grass content is by looking for the red bottomed grass (see the photo below) , the aim with a productive sward is to have a population of over 50% PRG