Latest News from Yara Ireland

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Increase grain protein by 1 percent

Increase grain protein by 1 percent

Author: Natalie Wood

When growing milling wheats, everyone knows how important it is to hit that protein quality parameter; especially with wheat prices as they are and with drought conditions in other parts of Europe, millers will be looking more towards the UK this season.

Pushing output from grass

Pushing output from grass

Author: Philip Cosgrave

Pushing output from grass, in particular grazed grass is central to the success of many livestock enterprises and helped the Jenkins family win Grassland Farmer of the Year award in 2016, so how are they getting on one year on.

Mid-season grassland fertilizer management

Mid-season grassland fertilizer management

Author: Philip Cosgrave

It’s a challenge to maintain grass quality at this time with high grass growth rates and the grass being hell bent on setting seed - so how to maintain quality through mid-season fertilizer management ?

Interpreting grass sugar and nitrate levels for silage

Interpreting grass sugar and nitrate levels for silage

Author: Philip Cosgrave

Silage quality depends on the levels of both grass sugars and free nitrate, but there is not really a defined relationship between the two and care is needed interpreting analyses.