Dairy cow eating grass© Tim Scrivener
The lack of pasture rejuvenation of UK farms could mean farmers will pay a hefty price as they look to increase production from home-grown forage. The amount of temporary grass, under five years old, has fallen by 18% in the past two years, according to Ian Misselbrook, grass seeds manager from Limagrain UK. He says this indicates less grassland is being reseeded and the average age of leys is getting older. See also: Farmers not making the most from forage, […]