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Herbal ley trail in the Ribble Valley

First picture Soil Structure from the Control Area of the field (so not under a herbal ley, this soil is compacted and cracking horizontally in slaps ), The second Picture is of Soil in the same field which has been…

Grass growth compared to 2018 –

Blue line 2020 says it all, We are as seen from the graph sooner into the dry period encouraging signs of rain now will have a positive impact – Fingers Crossed Organic Farms are recording the the highest grass growth…

Great Grazing Platform

So the pictures below taken last week, are from a Grazing Platform in South Cumbria , the tracks and fence network have made a real difference to grass quality and yield – on what are challenging soils !!!

This Week

The Dry spell continues – as grass growth falls 39% on 2 weeks ago – Rain would be great – check out the graph on the page above.- the need to assess forage stocks now is now to ensure you…

This Week update

Growth rate on grass responds to rain 12 days ago – see the graph on the link above 1st Cut Silage early cuts have gone well- Remember if you need additive please let me know – I am carrying stock…