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Grassland management

Grass is a crop just like any other arable crop. It requires regular inspection and good management to the reap rewards in better nutritional value and animal performance.

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Grassland weed control


by Mark Palmer (Agrovista UK)  Course Grassland management

Managing weeds in grass for grazing or conservation is crucial to maximise its nutritional value and ensure peak animal performance. Mark Ballingall from SAC and Mark Palmer from Agrovista round up some essential advice.

Managing grazed grass


Course Grassland management

Treat grazed grass as a crop to capitalise on a quality, low-cost livestock feed, advises independent grassland consultant Charlie Morgan.