Autumn Grass Management
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Farm Mapping Project of the Week

Location: Kilkenny Adjusted Area: 123 hectares Details: New paddock, roadway and water layout was required for this farm This mapping project had an additional requirement to produce a Fencing Summary drawing to help price the…
Jordan from Grasstec livestock Services
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Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm No.13 – 10th September (week 37). Cows are milking well.

Weekly Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm – 10th September (week 37) KPIs Growth 46kg DM/ha (75)             AFC 730kg DM/ha (667) Cover/cow 283kg DM (259) Demand/ha 44kg DM/ha (33.5)   MS/cow 1.83kg (1.82) Fat 4.7%…
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%…
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%…
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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Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm No.7 – 27th July (week 31)

Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm No.7  – 27th July (week 31) KPIs Growth 54.3kg DM/ha (66.9)              AFC 434kg DM/ha (567) Cover/cow 155kg DM (200) Demand/ha 47.7kg DM/ha (48.2)   MS/cow…
Lely Grazeway
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The Grazeway Gate - How does it Work?

by Jordan Molloy Grassland Consultant   The Grazeway Gate is a selection gate. It installed at the exit point of the shed – it is the only way possible for a cow to exit the shed. The Grazeway Gate identifies each cow through her responder.…
Burnt patches can be seen like this mainly in the A paddocks
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Weekly Grassland Management Diary of a Robot Grazing Farm No.4 July 5th Week 28

Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm – 5th July (week 28) KPIs Growth 50.3kg DM/ha (70.8)              AFC 614kg DM/ha (592) Cover/cow 186kg DM (180) Demand/ha 49.5 kg DM/ha (49.5)   MS/cow 1.96kg…
B Paddocks have high clover content
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Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm - No.3 - June 28th (Week 28)

Weekly Grassland Management Diary of Robotic Grazing Farm – 28th June (week 27) KPIs Growth 70.8kg DM/ha (35.5)              AFC 592kg DM/ha (568) Cover/cow 180kg DM (166) Demand/ha 49.5 kg DM/ha (58.2)   MS/cow 2.09kg…