Farmer Matthew Brownlee with his tractor© Steffan Hill
All grazing ground was sowed with 65kg/acre of fertiliser this week to try to build up some grass levels, as growing has started to slow. The wet weather has delayed our third cut of silage, which will delay the silage ground coming into the grazing rotation. The weather has also forced us to house our strong cattle weighing more than 550kg earlier than planned. Grass quality will have started to deteriorate and meal feeding levels were up to about 5kg […]