Köinge, Ullared (Halland)
Does maximised milk production on grassland lead to a high income per hectar? Is summer grazing for dairy cows a possibility or a problem? How to make your grazing management more efficient. Farm walk with the innovative farmers Martin Johansson, Köinge and Anna Carlsson. Lectures with Eva Spörndly, SLU and Ann-Theres Persson, Växa.
2018-06-27 and 2018-06-28
The open fair Borgeby Field Days - the innovative farmers Börje Persson, Humlaröd, Anna Carlsson, Skogsgård, Martin Johansson, Köinge and Thomas Bengtsson, Valinge discuss a system with cocksfoot as a marker for controlled traffic farming, a simple system for rotational grazing for heifers and steers, maximum grazing use through controlled calving and monitoring the amount and quality of silage in tower silos, respectively. Another innovative farmer, Per Brunberg, Björketorp, will sell home-made ice-cream in many flavours.
2018-07-26 and 2018-07-27
Summer Meeting arranged by the Swedish Grassland Society. Practice and science discussion with the innovative farmer Örjan Bergman and Rolf Spörndly, SLU; Minimal losses when making and extracting silage. Visits to a buffalo farm, dairy farms with different focus, horse feed specialists and latest news from researchers; part-time grazing, trampling-resistent swards and field experiments within the official variety testing programme.