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LKV annual report 2021 – Gut Hülsenberg is one of the best farms in Schleswig-Holstein
The Gut Hülsenberg dairy herd stood out once again for its outstanding figures in the soon-to-be published LKV SH annual report.
Gut Hülsenberg in ‘Elite – the magazine for dairy farmers'
In Issue 1/2022 of Elite, a German magazine for dairy farmers, Gut Hülsenberg, its dairy herd and the herd's high performance are “in focus”.
Maize harvesting at Gut Hülsenberg
The maize harvest at Gut Hülsenberg has come to an end. Despite an initially difficult maize year with significant cold spells and droughts, Gut Hülsenberg achieved good yields in terms of both quantity and quality.
Harvest 2021: Second cut completed
The second cut was brought in precisely 21 days after the first. Due to a good amount of rainfall over the past few weeks, the yields were higher than average, at 10–12 t FM/ha.
A successful harvest of the 1st cut despite a short time frame
Gut Hülsenberg successfully brought in its first cut of grass silage on 18–20 May despite the very short time frame.
Orla achieves 100,000 kg in record time
Orla (GP-83), sired by Baxter, has broken the 100,000 kg lifetime productivity barrier after around 200 days of lactation in her fifth lactation.
Gut Hülsenberg with the highest lifetime productivities
The dairy herd of Gut Hülsenberg is in the Germany-wide Group of 200-499.9 cows with the highest lifetime productivity for cows that left the herd in 2019.
LKV annual report 2019 - Gut Hülsenberg takes the leading position in Schleswig-Holstein
Last week, the Landeskontrollverband Schleswig-Holstein (State Monitoring Association (LKV)) published the 2019 performance figures of its more than 2,600 affiliated dairy farms.
Visit of the Young DLG Group Bernburg at Gut Hülsenberg
At the invitation of SCHAUMANN, eleven members of the Young DLG Group of the Anhalt University of Applied Sciences in Bernburg paid a visit to the Gut Hülsenberg.
Maize harvesting at Gut Hülsenberg - Quality and quantity are spot on
The good distribution of rainy periods at Gut Hülsenberg led to the maize not only being of very high quality, but the quantity was also perfect.
District Farmer’s Day at Gut Hülsenberg
This year’s Farmer’s Day of the Kreisbauernverband Segeberg (District Farmer’s Association Segeberg) was held at Gut Hülsenberg on 5th July 2019.
LKV Annual report 2018 - Gut Hülsenberg takes the leading position in Schleswig-Holstein
The Landeskontrollverband Schleswig-Holstein has published its annual report. The high performance level of the Hülsenberg dairy herd was demonstrated once again.
Drought leads to low yields - Harvesting the 2nd cut at Gut Hülsenberg is complete
On 28 June, the second cut was brought in under perfect weather conditions. Ensiling agents were imperative to protect this silage from secondary heating and mould formation
New record for lifetime yield at Gut Hülsenberg - The dairy cow Frauke reaches 150,000 litres
In spring 2018, Frauke, who was sired by Aaron, exceeded the 150,000 litre milk mark and in doing so set a new lifetime yield record at the Gut Hülsenberg.
Rye WPS harvest at Gut Hülsenberg - Premature ripening due to dry conditions
Rye WPS was harvested at Gut Hülsenberg in early June. The harvested rye WPS will be used as biogas substrate in the Estate’s own biogas plant (776 kW) during winter.
2018 harvest launched at Gut Hülsenberg - Ideal weather conditions for the 1st cut
Gut Hülsenberg brought in its first cut on 13 and 14 May. A prior analysis of fresh grass samples showed that the fresh grass contained sugar levels between 12 and 16% in dry matter.
LKV Annual statement 2017 - Gut Hülsenberg is top of the table again
The Landeskontrollverband Schleswig-Holstein has published its annual statement 2017. The dairy herd of Gut Hülsenberg defended its top position in its size category.
Space for 25,000 m³ slurry - Gut Hülsenberg is making available a disused lagoon
The persistent wet weather means many farmers are having problems storing or spreading their slurry. The storage capacities in Schleswig-Holstein are virtually exhausted.
Maize harvest under difficult conditions - Some fields could not be driven on at all
The maize harvest on Gut Hülsenberg started on 9 October 2017. Poor weather with more than 100 mm of rain had delayed the harvest by a good two weeks.
The harvest is being brought in at full steam - 3rd cut of forage and winter barley harvested
Gut Hülsenberg used several days of good weather to bring in its 3rd cut of forage and harvest its winter barley.
Grass silage, 2nd cut, after 23 days of ensiling - BONSILAGE BASIC range for measurably higher feed quality
The highly favourable weather conditions with adequate warmth and rain ensured that grass regrew quickly after the 1st cut.
BONSILAGE SPEED G markedly accelerates the ensiling process!
The 1st cut for 2017, which had been treated with Bonsilage Speed G, was opened again after a short ensiling period, as planned. The good appearance and pleasant smell evident as soon as the silo was opened were already indicative of impeccably high silage quality.
1st cut successfully ensiled - BONSILAGE SPEED G used for short ensiling period
The 1st cut on Gut Hülsenberg was harvested under excellent conditions on 17 and 18 May. Early samples of fresh silage bring us to expect an excellent feed value.