Articles

Entries with tag forage .

AHDB Beef & Lamb Invitation to tender: Grazing stock on forage crops

AHDB Beef & Lamb is currently focusing on improving performance off grass and forage for beef and sheep producers. Recent research work has focussed on sheep systems through the work on all grass wintering and a new project on maximising beef from grass and forage is just starting. There is a growing interest on the use of livestock on a range of forage crops, including cover and catch...
Read More About AHDB Beef & Lamb Invitation to tender: Grazing stock on forage crops »

'Grassroots action' in livestock feeding to help curb global climate change

In a series of papers to be presented next week, scientists offer new evidence that a potent chemical mechanism operating in the roots of a tropical grass used for livestock feed has enormous potential to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Referred to as " biological nitrification inhibition " or BNI, the mechanism markedly reduces the conversion of nitrogen applied to soil as fertilizer...
Read More About 'Grassroots action' in livestock feeding to help curb global climate change »
Showing 2 results.

Subscribe to our updates

Subscribe to our newsletters
Follow us on twitter

Join us on LinkedIn

Keep up to date with the latest agri-food and biosciences news, events, funding opportunities and more.

Got a Question?

 

Email us Email Us
Contact a member of our team