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Pasture Principles – A Practical Pasture Management Workshop | Penola, SA

April 9, 2019@8:30 am - April 10, 2019@4:00 pm


$2,500

The aim of the Pasture Principles workshop is to provide producers with a set of guiding principles that will allow them to manage confidently regardless of the season, situation or system.

The key areas covered in the program are:

  • an understanding of the relationship between plant requirements, leaf emergence rates and pasture growth
  • plant morphology and the relationship with pasture quality, pasture quantity and plant persistence
  • measuring and predicting pasture growth
  • allocation of pasture on a dry matter basis
  • variations in pasture quality throughout the season
  • the relationship between stocking rate and pasture utilisation
  • animal requirements for maintenance, growth, pregnancy and lactation
  • feed budgeting and planning
  • marginal cost and marginal revenue decisions associated with feeding pasture.

Details

Start:
April 9, 2019@8:30 am
End:
April 10, 2019@4:00 pm
Cost:
$2,500
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Organizer

MLA Meat & Livestock Australia
Phone:
1800 023 100
Email:
info@mla.com.au
Website:
https://www.mla.com.au/

Venue

Penola
Penola, SA 5277 + Google Map