Optimising fodder beet in livestock systems: Devon

Past Event - booking closed

Fri, 08 November 2019

10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Bicton College, East Budleigh, Salterton, Devon


Join AHDB & Field Options for a meeting looking at making the most of fodder beet, at Bicton College near Budleigh in Salterton. Our speaker for the day will be Dr Jim Gibbs, fodder beet grazing specialist from Lincoln University, New Zealand.

This event covers topics including:

  • Pros and cons of fodder beet for beef, sheep and dairy systems
  • Top tips for variety choice, establishment and crop management
  • How to transition to fodder beet well
  • Planning how to optimise animal performance on fodder beet

Please note: this event offers both Basis points and Dairy Pro points.

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



If you have any questions about this event, please contact us using the details below.

T 01904 771218