Dairygold will concentration on sustainability during a annual husbandry conference, that will take place on Friday, Jan 24.
“Sustainable husbandry husbandry in a new decade” is a thesis of a eventuality and an engaging choice of speakers should make for an ominous afternoon.
Dr. David Wall of Teagasc, Johnstown Castle, is a keynote speaker. He will report what husbandry farmers are doing now to advantage a sourroundings and what they can do in a future.
Darren Allen of Ballymaloe Farm will share his husbandry story. He will speak about how he is compelling biodiversity on his farm, as good as providing paths for internal walkers in easterly Cork.
Darren will report some of a ways he is attempting to cut emissions. For example, he achieves this by a use of urea and by drying his possess pellet regulating rapeseed oil.
What subsequent for winter crops?
Ciarán Collins – a Teagasc husbandry dilettante – will plead a government of winter crops entrance out of what has been a formidable season.
Ciarán will also speak about gathering options for a spring. Besides a apparent choice of open barley there are alternatives – such as protein crops.
What happens to a 115,000t of pellet taken in during harvest?
Colman Purcell – a nourishment confidant with Dairygold – will tell us what happens to a 115,000t of pellet that Dairygold takes in during collect time. He will place a sold importance on a inclusion of Irish pellet in animal feed.
In 2019, Dairygold launched an all-Irish allotment underneath a code name ‘Gold Farm Beef’. It contains: Irish barley, wheat, oats and beans, as good as a buffer, molasses and minerals.
Malting barley grower of a year
The leader of Dairygold’s malting barley grower of a year endowment will also be announced on a day. The leader will be selected from 8 finalists.
A horde of companies will have trade stands during a event.
The Dairygold Tillage Conference takes place on Friday, Jan 24. The discussion will start during 2:30pm in Corrin Event Centre, Fermoy, Co. Cork. It is giveaway to attend.