This free one-day workshop is aimed at sheep and cattle producers looking to optimise pasture growth.
Facilitator: Dick Richardson, an internationally-recognised leader in the practice of grazing naturally to improve soil depth and health, water retention, increased biodiversity and animal production.
Guest speaker: James Leigo, a Condobolin-based landholder, will talk about grazing management on their property near Wanaaring.
-Improving soil health and productivity
-Managing pastures for improved livestock health
-Understanding ecological succession
-Building soil depth and maturity with animals
-Paddock assessment techniques: health and management requirements
-Feed assessment: availability and quality
-Animal assessment, behaviour, rumen fill and dung scoring
-Simplified grazing planning
Morning tea and lunch provided.
Condobolin Agricultural Research and Advisory Station Fifield Road, Condobolin NSW 2877, Australia