Contains info regarding the main feed supplier of livestock farmers, grassland. Includes seasonal information, cutting, sowing, soil analysis and fertilising.
Grassland Signals is an unparalleled practical guide that supports farmers in making even better use of their grassland. It provides new insights in order to improve the growth and quality of your grass, allowing for greater returns from grasslands. The production and quality of crops vary strongly. What causes these differences?
The book takes the reader through the seasons by posing three basic questions:
What am I seeing?
What does this mean?
What should I do?
Plants often function as an indicator; the presence of much annual meadow grass may be an indication of excessive grazing pressure.
SECTION ONE: Grass is the basis
SECTION TWO: Winter rest
SECTION THREE: The pasture awakens
SECTION FOUR: First cut in sight
SECTION FIVE: After the first cut
SECTION SIX: Late summer
SECTION SEVEN: Autumn turns to winter
This book weighs: 310g
|USA and Canada||£9.00|
Breeding crops with resistance to diseases and pests
By R.E. Niks, J.E. Parlevliet, P. Lindhout and Y. Bai
By Berrie Klein-Swormink, Nick van Eekeren and Bert Philipsen
Pests and vector-borne diseases in the livestock industry
By Claire Garros, Jérémy Bouyer, Willem Takken and Renate C. Smallegange
Weather & Crop Protection
By Erno Bouma
Grass for Dairy Cattle
By J.H. Churney, D.J.R. Churney
Nutrient Elements in Grassland
By David Whitehead
The Value of Fibre
By G. González-Ortiz, M.R. Bedford, K.E. Bach Knudsen, C.M. Courtin and H.L. Classen
By J M Wilkinson
This is considered an out of date browser. This website has been developed with modern browsers in mind to allow it to display at its best in a wide variety of viewing situations - including mobile viewing. But we haven't supported older browsers like IE8. Please upgrade to the latest version of Internet Explorer - or try Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome. Both are excellent browsers.