Visit the UK’s leading indoor agricultural event, with eleven packed halls of the very latest in agricultural machinery and equipment. Now at the NEC, Birmingham this is free to attend and free to park.
Despite grassland being quite resilient, it took a battering in summer 2018. A lot of swards have not recovered and there is long-term damage that needs putting right if swards are to regain their productivity.
In a bid to future-proof their enterprise for the next generation, host of the Royal Welsh Grassland Event 2018 Martin Evans is successfully running three different enterprises alongside one another. Hannah Park reports.
A former dairy farmer who switched to bull beef production has used his knowledge of ruminant nutrition to formulate a cost-effective total mixed ration (TMR) based on maize silage, to finish animals at under 16 months old.