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New field lab: Herbal leys for dairy cows

A field lab kick-off meeting is being held on 16 Nov. Come along if you're interested in herbal leys for dairy production.

The objective for the day is to explore the potential for herbal leys within dairy production systems, to discuss the merit of carrying out further on-farm trials over the next year or so,  and start to tease out what those trials might look like and where they might take place.

At this session, Ian Wilkinson from Cotswold Seeds to present the research published to date on herbal leys, and to talk from his own experience of the topic.

The first meeting is being held at Manor Farm near Swindon, Wilts with the kind permission of Chris and Nick Freeth.

This event is open to all but booking is essential, and places are limited. A simple lunch and refreshments are included. 

 

 

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