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Average Dairy Farm Growth Rate from PastureBase Ireland for the week ending 24/08/2016

Posted: 30 Aug 2016

Average growth rate across the countries dairy farms is holding steady at 60kg DM/ha/day. Rain over the weekend has kick started growth in areas that were suffering from drought. These areas should see very high growth rates now with high soil temperatures which will help building Autumn covers. With above average temperatures forecast to continue, Growth rates should remain good for late August.