Feeding+ Factsheet 7 - Sward shortfalls and surpluses

Published 31 July 12

Changes in growth rates, sward quality and cow requirements throughout the season can lead to shortfalls and surpluses in grass availability. This factsheets look at remedial actions should this occur.

You are able to download this factsheet from the Feeding+ programme. The full programme is available via post from this link.

DairyCo Grass+ has a range of information on making swards and grass budgeting - including worksheets to help you record and manage the grazing season.