Grassland & Muck News

Welcome to the news page for Grassland & Muck 2017. All the news for the event is available here.

Event Press Releases

  1. Test soil and manure to boost grass yields, say experts

    Farmers could significantly boost grass yields and quality by making better use of soil and manure analysis, according to experts speaking at the Grassland & Muck Event. Around 40-45% of UK grassland is deficient in potash, and more than half has a pH below six, dramatically reducing the efficiency of nutrient uptake by plants, says […]

  2. Win tickets to Grassland & Muck 2017

      Farmers are focusing more than ever on getting the most from forage, and the Grassland & Muck event is seeking farmers’ views on how they manage their pasture. In return, a lucky six respondents will win a pair of tickets to this year’s Grassland & Muck Event, which will be held at Stoneleigh from […]

  3. Assess swards now to maximise production from grass

    Early spring is an opportune time for farmers to assess their grass swards, to maximise productivity in the season ahead. Charlie Morgan, grassland consultant at GrassMaster, will be speaking at this year’s Grassland & Muck Event, and offers his top five tips for getting the most from pasture. Physical assessment The first thing to do […]

  4. Grassland & Muck 2017: The key to boosting farm efficiencies

    Grassland & Muck 2017 is delighted to be teaming up with Yara once again to help farmers maximise grass efficiencies with cutting edge research and technology. The triennial event, organised by the Royal Agricultural Society for England (RASE), returns to Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire on 24-25 May 2017. Promising a bumper display of machinery, live demonstrations […]

Exhibitor Press Releases

  1. Graham Heath Construction to launch Eco-Building Initiative

    In an exciting development, Cheshire-based construction company, Graham Heath Construction (GHC) have announced that they will be working in partnership with specialist commercial energy consultants, The Mikhno Group, to manufacture steel framed eco-buildings for the agricultural sector. This initiative will be unveiled for the first time at the Grassland & Muck show (24th – 25th […]

  2. Forage protein focus at Grassland & Muck 2017

    Forage experts Germinal will highlight the multiple benefits of high protein forage crops at Grassland & Muck 2017 with demonstration plots and advice covering a range of modern cropping options.   The extensive Germinal exhibit will include currently available varieties and mixtures through to the latest breeding advances. There will be a strong emphasis on […]