Rhys James with his herdRhys James
A Welsh dairy business is achieving a milk output of 19,893 litres/ha from the grazing platform since improving grass performance with a radical programme of reseeding and rebalancing of soil fertility. When James Brothers bought Duckspool, a 121ha grassland farm near Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, in 2009, all the land was down to long-term leys. Reseeding the entire farm with a mix of late-heading tetraploids and diploids and clover to match a spring-grazing system has allowed the business to stock the grazing […]