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 IBERS Grassland Development Centre

GDC factsheets

[All factsheets are PDF files and require the free Adobe Reader software to view; download it here]

Recently commissioned factsheets produced by IBERS GDC staff:

  • [>>] Calibrating plate meters for better grass measuring
    A Farming Connect factsheet
    (May 2014)

  • [>>] Pest and disease control in grass and forage crops
    A Farming Connect factsheet
    (September 2013)

  • [>>] Grazing systems
    A Farming Connect factsheet
    (February 2013)

  • [>>] Weed control in grass and forage crops
    A Farming Connect factsheet
    (February 2013)

  • [>>] Why analyse silage?
    A Farming Connect factsheet
    (November 2012)

  • [>>] Lucerne - an alternative forage crop
    An Organic Centre Wales factsheet
    (July 2011)

  • [>>] The why and how of chicory as an alternative forage crop
    A Hybu Cig Cymru Red Meat Development Programme Farming Connect factsheet
    (November 2010)

 

Watch this space for new Farming Connect Factsheets coming soon.  Topics to include:

  • Pre-cut sampling of grass for silage

  • Grass and forage species

  • Pests and diseases of grass and forage crops

  • Weed control in grass and forage crops

  • Understanding grass and clover growth