Current grass growth is running at between 32-64 kg /DM/Ha , in the Lancashire /South Cumbria region, it is slowing down as expected with dry weather and grass curve kicking in. It means that has a graze to graze period of approx. 30 days.
Grass Protein 22-26% , Dry Matter 20% plus, ME 11.5 , means a potential yield from all grazed grass of 16-17 litres.
Last weeks grass growth on grazing fields was running at 72-76 kg, which is slightly below the yearly average, this means graze to graze is 20 days.
Drilled in mid May, Redstart (hybrid) undersown with Italian rye Grass
Grass growth this week in the Preston Area running at approximately 74 kg/DM/day, which is down on last week, but still respectable it means a field the graze to graze period (regrowth ), is running at about 19-20 days.
Soil temperature running at 15 degrees and raising.
Welcome to Agscope Ltd.
Supplying advice and products to maintain and healthy and profitable Soil, Plant & Animal. ” Feeding Soil Plant & Animal”.
Agscope was set up 10 years ago, and we have since worked with clients both in the North west and Nationally.
Examples of products retailed are Grass & Root crop seeds, Bespoke dairy minerals, Dairy compounds , rumen buffers, soil conditioning products as well as advice on dairy diets , soil nutrient work and Costing’s
This is early days with this website so bare with me.
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