GrassCheck Summary Table

Week Beginning 28/06/18 GrassCheck Plots* Beef & Sheep Farms Dairy Farms
Grass Growth      
Grass growth (kg DM/ha/day) 51.8 ⇓ 49.3 58.6
7 day forecast 38.8 ⇓  - -
14 day forecast 53.4 ⇑ -
Grass Quality      
Dry matter (%) 26.3 17.8 17.0
ME (MJ/kg DM)  11.3 11.3 11.7
Crude protein (% DM) 14.8 18.9 20.5
Sugars (% DM)

16.6

11.7 12.7

* GrassCheck plots receive 270 kgN/ha/year

 On farm grass growth data supplied by AgriNet

Key: ⇑ Trending Upwards, ⇓ Trending Downwards, ⇒ No Change