Grazing winter cereals with sheep

Development of guidelines and tips for best practice winter grazing with sheep.

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Field Lab Timeline

    9/29/2018 11:00:00 PM
  • Winter oats, winter barley and winter wheat to be sown

    Winter oats, winter barley and winter wheat to be sown
  • 10/23/2018 11:00:00 PM
  • 1st group meeting

    Initial group meeting to discuss group experience and stocking rates. Site visit.

    1st group meeting
  • 1/31/2019 12:00:00 AM
  • Winter monitoring

    Monitoring livestock and winter crops, including daily live weight gain, leaf area index and growth stage of crops. Compare grazed crops with non-grazed control sites.

    Winter monitoring
  • 2/27/2019 12:00:00 AM
  • 2nd Group Meeting

    Meeting to discuss small initial trial and how this can be developed further.

    2nd Group Meeting
  • 3/20/2019 12:00:00 AM
  • Draw up project plan to submit for funding

    Draw up project plan to submit for funding
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