12 Dec 2014

It’s what’s happening under the grass we really want to know

This photo was taken a couple of weeks ago at the Tauhara Moana farm field-day. Mark Johnston, the farm supervisor, is contemplating the pasture residual while explaining to the assembled group of farmers how having the Regen system has meant they fully understood the farm’s soil moisture deficit and so have already added some silage in to extend the rotation, knowing that pasture growth rates would be falling.