Irwel JonesIrwel Jones
The value of high-quality grass in lamb finishing systems has been highlighted in a recent trial. The trial demonstrated that lambs grazing a reseed achieved a margin over costs of £7.92 a head at slaughter – £2.76 higher than the next best performing feed option. The Farming Connect trial at Aberbranddu Demonstration Farm near Llanwrda, Carmarthenshire, involved five groups of 62 Tregaron-type Welsh lambs. Lambs weighed an average of 32kg at the start of the project. The farmer, Irwel Jones, […]