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Precision is Key With TJ Reid

Created on 10 November 2015

Congratulations to Connolly’s RED MILLS Sales Representative and Kilkenny Hurling Star TJ Reid who was been named as 2015 Hurler of the Year at the GAA/GPA All-Star awards on Saturday night.

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Year End Draw Winners

Created on 01 July 2015

Every year we have a draw for our customers who have paid their account by the 31 May clearing any outstanding bill up to the 30 April. The winners from each branch for the 2015 year end draw are:

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Balmoral 2015 Success

Created on 19 May 2015

Congratulations to our beef customers who had fantastic success at this year’s Balmoral Show. Customer’s Corrie and Neill had a great show, their highlight was winning the ‘Overall Champion’ title in the Commercial Beef Cattle Class with their Champion Steer 'Black Magic'.

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Crop update: Fertiliser and Spray programmes

Written by Ollie Carter on 12 April 2017

Crop update: Fertiliser and Spray programmes
A good crop protection programme is crucial at this time of year and recent observations of crops have highlighted a few key applications that will be required over the coming weeks on the winter crops.
 
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Pointers for the oncoming breeding season

Written by Michael Butler on 07 April 2017

Pointers for the oncoming breeding season
Herd fertility is crucial to the profitability of the farm and as we face into that time of year we are offering some good management advice to ensure cows are in the right condition for optimum ferility.
 
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The Connolly’s Red Mills Graduate Trainee Programme

Written by Connolly's RED MILLS on 28 March 2017

The Connolly’s Red Mills Graduate Trainee Programme
As we continue to grow our business in the coming years we are creating some fantastic career opportunities. With this in mind we have are delighted to announce our Graduate Trainee Programme 2017, a unique opportunity to join a 2 year graduate trainee programme at our Head Office in Goresbridge Co. Kilkenny and in one of our associated businesses in Dublin.
 
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Soil Fertility and its Impact on Silage Yields

According to a recent report sub-optimal soil fertility is probably the core reason that target silage yields and digestibility are not achieved on many farms. Phosphorus (P) and potassium (K)  soil values along with pH level play a significant role in the potential grass yield.

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Buffer Feeding into the Autumn

Since grazed grass is still the cheapest form of feed available, any chance to keep the milking herd grazing through the autumn could be considered worth taking. However, this must be done with full knowledge of the limitations of autumn grass.

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Dealing with Acidosis in the Beef Herd

Ruminal acidosis continues to be a common ruminal digestive disorder in beef cattle and can lead to marked reductions in cattle performance. It is a metabolic disorder, where pH levels decrease very rapidly below 5 to 6, which supports lactic-acid producing bacteria.

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