All the latest news 

From Kelly Farm Consulting | Independent Agricultural Specialists

Recent Posts

Archive

Tags

Maize Crops - Don't Get Caught Out!

The season has been fantastic for maize growing and a lot of the crops we have seen will be ready to cut this week, much earlier than we would normally see. Weather Forecast The forecast shows a good dry week this week with rain moving in early next week, so if your crops are ready, make use of the weather window! Maximise Quality Some crops are very tall this year, and whilst cob development has been good, they are out of proportion to the stem compared to a ‘normal crop’. Consider cutting higher to increase the total starch content in the clamp. This is a fine balance between quality and quantity! Clamp Space If you are worried about clamp space there are four options: cut high leave som

Follow

Contact

01454 614624

Address

The Farm Office, Manor Farm, Aust, Bristol BS35 4AT

©2017-2019 by Kelly Farm Consulting All Rights Reserved.