Grazing fundamentals EDGE workshop | Kingaroy, Queensland

Grazing fundamentals EDGE is a one-day workshop designed to give you a broad understanding of the components of the grazing production system and the core, scientifically-backed principles behind optimising grazing land productivity.

What you will learn:

  • environmental regulators of pasture growth and quality
  • local seasonal pasture growth patterns and key decision dates
  • how soil properties influence pasture growth
  • how grazing affects pasture plants, their productivity and growth
  • how to assess land condition and how this impacts on carrying capacity
  • when and how to use pasture spelling
  • principles behind successful grazing systems
  • how to account for different classes of animals when assessing grazing pressure
  • what’s involved with forage budgeting.

Presenter: Jill Alexander - AppliedAg  and Col Paton - EcoRich Grazing

Download the flyer here.

Date & time:

17 Oct 2017 08:30AM to 17 Oct 2017 04:00PM

Location:

Town Common Hall, Oliver Bond St, Kingaroy, Queensland

Cost:

$150pp + GST (subsidised, normally $750pp + GST). This workshop is supported by the Burnett Mary Regional Group through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program.

Registration:

Register online here.   

For more information:

Contact: Jill Alexander, M: 0427 764 897  E: jillalexander@bigpond.com

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