Healthy farm soils can make for healthy profits too

Photo: Tom Scrivener

Herefordshire Rural Hub are promoting an event to showcase successful rotational grazing systems with bio-diverse swards, demonstrating how they can benefit commercial livestock production....

 

There'll be on-farm practical discussions to hear more about:

  • How to profitably manage rotational grazing systems
  • The establishment and management of herbal leys
  • The benefits of these systems on livestock and soil health
  • The practicalities of water provision and fencing
  • How to make it work in practice on a commercial basis

 

Risbury Court, Risbury, Leominster, HR6 0NG  By kind permission of Mr and Mrs R Thomas

Tuesday 17th September 2019

10am – 1pm (Arrival from 9.30am)  (Includes refreshments and light lunch)

 

Speakers Include:

  • Richard Thomas – Host Farmer
  • Harriet Fuller – Independent Veterinary Consultant
  • Nick Duggan - Field Options
  • Rob Havard – Farmer and Natural England

 

Please book on by contacting Herefordshire Rural Hub:

Email:  bookings@herefordshireruralhub.co.uk    or  Tel:  01432 353465

 

or for more information contact Wayne Davies (Catchment Sensitive Farming)

Tel:  01588 640 980