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Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm No.12 – 31th August (week 36). Building grass covers again.

Weekly Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm – 30th August (week 36) KPIs Growth 75kg DM/ha (26.1)             AFC 667kg DM/ha (463) Cover/cow 259kg DM (162) Demand/ha 33.5kg DM/ha (37.2)   MS/cow 1.82kg (1.83) Fat 4.61%…
Jordan from Grasstec livestock Services
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Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm No.11 – 24th August (week 35). Low Growth Rates.

Weekly Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm – 24th August (week 35) KPIs Growth 26.1kg DM/ha (33.5)             AFC 463kg DM/ha (529) Cover/cow 162kg DM (188) Demand/ha 37.2kg DM/ha (37.2)   MS/cow 1.83kg (1.97) Fat 4.41%…
farmland mapping
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Farm Mapping Project of the Week No.2

Location: Kildare Adjusted Area: 36.48 hectares Details: New paddock, roadway and water layout required Farm is proposed to carry 100 cows and replacement stock Paddocks to be designed for 35 hour grazing   Existing…
Autumn Budget
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Autumn Budget Targets & Guidelines

Autumn Budget Targets Enter the growth rates for the farm. The Moorepark figures may be too high for the first half of the budget and too low for the end of the year so adjust these. Establish the farm’s demand. Enter stock numbers, grass…
Jordan from Grasstec livestock Services
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Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm No.10 – 18th August (week 34) Grass Growth rates have halved.

Weekly Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm – 18th August (week 34) KPIs Growth 33.5kg DM/ha (63.9)             AFC 529kg DM/ha (716) Cover/cow 188kg DM (250) Demand/ha 37.2kg DM/ha (48.7)   MS/cow 1.97kg (1.96) Fat 4.21%…
final layout
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Farm Mapping Project of the Week No.1

Location: Crewe, Cheshire, United Kingdom Adjusted Area: 87.06 Hectares Details; Tillage Farm Converting to Dairy Operation. New Paddock, Roadway & Water Layout required. Farm is proposed to carry 300 Cows. Paddocks to…
Jordan from Grasstec livestock Services
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Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm No.9 – 10th August (week 33)

Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm No.9  – 10th August (week 33) KPIs Growth 63.9kg DM/ha (75.9)             AFC 716kg DM/ha (668) Cover/cow 250kg DM (236) Demand/ha 48.7kg DM/ha (47.7)   MS/cow…
Jordan from Grasstec livestock Services
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Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm No. 8 – 5th August (week 32)

Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm – 5th August (week 32) KPIs Growth 75.9kg DM/ha (54.3) AFC 668kg DM/ha (434) Cover/cow 236kg DM (155) Demand/ha 47.7kg DM/ha (47.7) MS/cow 2.03kg (2.06) Fat 4.25% (4.06) Protein 3.56%…