TITLE

Need to cut costs brings fodder back in demand

AUTHOR(S)
Hunt, Jeremy
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;6/27/2008, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article describes how increasing costs and diminishing returns are focusing British farmers' minds on producing more home-grown forage. A range of highly productive varieties of kale, stubble turnips, grazing turnips, forage rape, swedes, chicory and a new forage rape/kale hybrid are now backed up by the latest agronomy and crop management providing dairy, beef and sheep producers with an armoury of forage alternatives capable of slashing feed costs.
ACCESSION #
32999475

 

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