Making the correct choice with regards to crop selection, fertiliser and inoculants are critical to ensure the best possible return on investment.
The starting point with forage often begins with the soil. It’s important to understand the nutrient content of the soil to ensure that the correct fertiliser is applied to prevent over or under application of certain nutrients whist maximising both yield and quality of the crop.
It is also a legal requirement to sample your soil at least every 5 years.
On that note our Forage Specialists are currently offering a complimentary forage check which includes soil sampling.
Health and safety is paramount and during this challenging time we are taking precautions and rules extremely seriously.
Your Forage Specialist can safely take soil samples on their own or socially distanced. The samples will then be sent off to laboratory for analysis. Once complete your Forage Specialist can carefully review your soil attributes and suggest tailored recommendations. This whole process will only be done with your approval and a pre-booked appointment.
To register for a complimentary forage review please fill in the form below.
The free analysis includes P,K,Mg,Ca and pH.
In an industry where margins are tight and forage utilisation is so fundamental to the profitability of a dairy business, every mouthful of high-quality forage that a cow eats really does count.
Grazed grass is a fantastic source of feed for cows, but in order to maximise the performance of spring calving herds, it is vital that supplementary feeding compliments the fluctuating levels of sugar and protein in grass throughout the grazing season. For Welsh farmer, Gwyn Evans
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