Big-bale kale demo
HOW to make big-bale kale silage will be the theme of a practical demonstration to be held at the Institute of Grassland and Environmental Researchs North Wyke station in Devon on Thur, Aug 31. The event will start at 11am with talks by farmer Ron Patey, the pioneer of big-bale kale silage (see Livestock Aug 4, p41.) Also speaking is North Wykes Nigel Young and Raymond Jones (scientist at IGER, Aberystwyth).
• Send £10 to IGER North Wyke, Okehampton, Devon EX20 2SB, for programme and entry ticket.