GrassCheck Summary Table

Week Beginning 14/05/18 GrassCheck Plots* Beef & Sheep Farms Dairy Farms
Grass Growth      
Grass growth (kg DM/ha/day) 80.2 67.0 75.8
7 day forecast 89.7 ⇑  - -
14 day forecast 84.8 -
Grass Quality      
Dry matter (%) 15.8 14.8 15.6
ME (MJ/kg DM)  12.0 11.6 11.7
Crude protein (% DM) 18.5 18.1 16.9
Sugars (% DM)

15.7

14.6 15.9

* GrassCheck plots receive 270 kgN/ha/year

 On farm grass growth data supplied by AgriNet

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