Grazing Strategies for Better Returns: North Yorkshire

Past Event - booking closed

19 June 2019

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

At Mount St John, Thirlby, Thirsk, North Yorkshire


By kind permission of the Cleaboy Farms Company

Join AHDB Beef & Lamb and independent consultant Rhidian Jones for a workshop  on understanding how we can improve animal performance and farm profitability through maximising grass utilisation. During the day we will discuss the opportunities to maximise grass growth and quality.


2pm      Arrival and registration

2.15pm             Welcome and introduction – Neil Pickard (AHDB)

2.30pm How can we maximise grass utilisation? – Rhidian Jones (independent consultant)            

                         Farm walk – Chris Coldbeck and Amy Barnes (hosts) and Rhidian Jones

An opportunity to look at grazing strategies at Mount St John and understand available grass covers and sward quality. Discussion around rejuvenating existing pasture and planning for autumn and winter grazing

5pm      Close

 To book your FREE place – phone the AHDB Beef & Lamb events  team on 01904 771212 or email

*Booking is essential. Please bring clean wellington boots and outdoor clothing.