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Workshops – (Nutrition & Animal Health)


1. Silage sample tested for FREE
2. Diet Formulation- Nutrition advice will be provided on the day.
3. Grass Watch Information
4. Animal Health Product Advice- It is the responsibility of each branch to organise a suitable animal health supplier (e.g. Norbrook) to attend their event.
5. Dairy Detergent Information.
6. Special Offers from our Autumn Farming Brochure Offers
7. Refreshments served

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Husqvarna products for all your gardening needs


Keeping your lawn healthy can be a lot of hard work. The Husqvarna Automower® isn’t just a lawnmower. It’s a robotic concept that does the work for you — without your supervision, around the clock.

Talk to Robert in Topline Quinns to discuss the best automower to suit your garden.

Full rage of lawnmowers, garden tools and accessories available in the Topline Quinns, Baltinglass store.

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Sowing Spring Crops


The time is fast approaching to sow spring crops for Harvest 2018. As always Quinns are stocking a wide range of cereal and bean varieties from the Department of agriculture recommended lists. It is important not only to choose the right crop but also the right variety for your farm.

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Heifer Rearing – Key Targets and Planning


Heifer Rearing – Key Targets and Planning, Replacement heifers are the future of every dairy herd. Now that we are in non-quota era, the long term nancial penalties of a poor heifer rearing programme are crippling. The net cost of rearing a replacement heifer on your farm is estimated to be approximately €1,500 per head by Teagasc. A heifer that calves down at 30 months will cost the farmer an extra €400 per head for that delay of 6 months, these costs spiral out of control when you start looking at multiples so therefore it’s important to keep to a rm plan.

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