Grazing strategies for better returns: Sheffield

Past Event - booking closed

18 July 2019

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ughill Hall Farm, Ughill, Bradfield, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

S6 6HU


By kind permission of the Beary family

Join AHDB Beef & Lamb and independent consultant, Liz Genever, for this workshop to understand how we can improve animal performance and farm profitability through maximising grass utilisation. Following an AHDB event at Jim and Julia’s farm last year, we revisit this time to see what changes have been made and how they’ve impacted the business.

Programme

2:00pm           Arrival and registration

 

2:15pm           Introduction and questions for the day – Amy Hughes (AHDB)

 

2:25pm           Review of priorities for Ughill Farm – Jim Beary (Host) and Liz Genever (independent consultant)

 

3:00pm           The principles behind good grazing – Liz Genever

             

                       Farm walk – Jim Beary and Liz Genever

An opportunity to look at the investment in infrastructure at Ughill Farm and how grass covers are being monitored. There will also be a discussion on the new cattle enterprise that is being introduced

               

5:00pm           Close

 

To book your place please email KE.events@ahdb.org.uk or call 01904 771218 and let us know of any special dietary requirements.

*Please bring clean and disinfectable footwear.

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