April 23, 2019
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“GRAZING FOR GROWTH” BEEF FARM WALK IN SOUTH DOWN

The second “Grazing for Growth” farm walk being organised by AFBI, CAFRE and AgriSearch will be held on the farm of Philip Truesdale, Ballyward, County Down on Wednesday 1st May 2019 at 2pm. Philip (who farms in partnership with his father Harold) farms 70…
April 18, 2019
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GrassCheck Dairy Farm Walks

AgriSearch, AFBI and CAFRE will be hosting two GrassCheck farm walks next week on 25th and 26th April on the farms of Joe Cush (Pomeroy) and Harold Johnston (Ahoghill). Several topics will be addressed during the farm walks, including an overview of the data…
April 16, 2019
John Egerton
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FERMANAGH TO HOST FIRST “GRAZING FOR GROWTH” BEEF FARM WALK

The first Grazing for Growth” farm walk being organised by AFBI, CAFRE and AgriSearch will be held on the farm of John Egerton near Rosslea, County Fermanagh on Wednesday 24th April at 2pm. John farms 90 suckler cows, with the herd split up 50:50 into spring…
April 11, 2019
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GRASSCHECK FARM WALK: MAXIMISING MILK FROM GRAZED GRASS WITH HIGH YIELDING COWS

Making the most of grazed grass with high yielding cows will be a key topic of discussion at the upcoming AFBI-AgriSearch-CAFRE farm walk held on 26th April at 10.45am the farm of Harold Johnston near Ahoghill, County Antrim. Harold, who farms in partnership…
April 10, 2019
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“Grazing for Growth” Beef Farm Walks

“Grazing for Growth” farm walks will be held on the farms of GrassCheck Beef pilot farmers John Egerton (Rosslea, Co. Fermanagh) and Philip Truesdale (Castlewellan, Co. Down) on Wednesday 24th April and 1st May respectively. These are the first in a series of…
April 09, 2019
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FOCUS ON GRAZING MANAGEMENT SUPPORTS HIGH YIELDS FROM GRASS ON GRASSCHECK POMEROY FARM

The upcoming AgriSearch-AFBI-CAFRE farm walk on 25th April at 10:45 am, to be held at the farm of Joe Cush near Pomeroy, Co. Tyrone, will discuss grazing management to maximise milk from grass on a heavy farm. Joe runs a 70 cow herd of Holstein-Friesians,…

OPPORTUNITY TO SHAPE FUTURE OF AGRISEARCH AS FARMER TRUSTEE

Apr 01, 2019 News
An opportunity has arisen for an independent farmer trustee to join the board of…

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