GrassCheck Summary Table

Week Beginning 15/7/19 GrassCheck Plots* Beef & Sheep Farms Dairy Farms
Grass Growth      
Grass growth (kg DM/ha/day) 84.5 ⇑ 60.0 80.9
7 day forecast 55.1 ⇓  - -
14 day forecast 64.2 ⇑ -
Grass Quality      
Dry matter (%) 15.4 17.3 17.3
ME (MJ/kg DM)  10.9 11.2 11.3
Crude protein (% DM) 19.2 17.4 18.0
Sugars (% DM) 11.5 13.8 14.0

* GrassCheck plots receive 270 kgN/ha/year

 On farm grass growth data supplied by AgriNet

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