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Profit strategy embraces dual-purpose crops

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Their strategy is to fill an autumn stockfeed gap as soon as crops get away after the season break, deferring grazing on pastures for feedbase and stocking rate management, without compromising grain yields at harvest... "Grazing a proportion of our crops allows us to lock up pasture paddocks to provide high-quality and quantity feed for weaners later in spring," Andrew Kenny said... "Sowing date is the key to using crops to fill the autumn feed gap as soon as possible and if there is a late break, the grazing window can be vastly diminished," Mr Kenny said...