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Water water everywhere.

Water it is the one thing in life everyone and everything needs. Coming to this farm has totally opened our eyes as to how much of a pain in the bum this life source can be. 626 more words


I haven’t moved far from last week’s townland.  At the northwest corner of Grangee is the much smaller townland of Islandhill.

This Islandhill is close to Millisle and Carrowdore on the Ards Peninsula, and has no connection with… 211 more words

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Tips For Making Quality Assurance on Silage

We have seen an expansion in the measure of corn and sorghum silage tests coming into our labs for testing in the previous couple of weeks. 286 more words


Where Do Our Feed Testing Calibrations Come From?

Feed Central is affiliated with Dairy One. Dairy One is a farmer owned cooperative that is based in the USA and was established in 1974. It is governed by a board of 17 American dairy farmers and aims ‘To create and deliver data and information which will be used to make profit enhancing decisions for members of the agricultural community’. 243 more words


Record Canola Yields Result In Lower Protein Levels

This year we are seeing tremendous canola yields being recorded the whole way across Australia. With such abnormal states being recorded regularly the outcome is… 290 more words


Farming through the ups and downs - John van der Goes

For those who thought I had disappeared off the face of the earth I am still here, just turned into a bit of a hermit. I thought I had better update you on what’s been happening. 1,021 more words


Guide to silage making in the subtropics

Scientists from the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) have developed a step-by-step explanation of the methods to be followed in making silage from fresh herbage and methods of storing and prevent spoilage. 80 more words

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