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RCS Grazing Clinic – Kangaroo Island
April 20, 2021 - April 26, 2021
The RCS Grazing Clinic is a practical hands-on workshop that develops your skills as a grass manager.
This power-packed 2.5-day clinic will give you the confidence and practical know-how to go home and begin implementing. The RCS Grazing Clinic covers the principles and practices of grazing management including how to design and manage a grazing cell, and how to use grazing charts as planning and decision-making tools.
The course has a complete focus on implementation. We deal with the “real-life stuff” that actually counts when it comes to getting the most out of your land, livestock and business.
During the RCS Grazing Clinic our facilitator, will cover;
- How to assess rest period and calculate graze period
- How to match stocking rate to carrying capacity
- How to use grazing charts to plan and make confident decisions
- The 6 principles of Regenerative Grazing Management
- Property design, water design and fence planning
- Questions and answers
What to bring
At this clinic, you’ll be shown how to get started with a grazing plan and grazing monitoring using a simple planning spreadsheet on a computer.
For that reason, we recommend that you bring your own laptop or tablet with Microsoft Excel installed. This is a recommendation only. It is not essential to have a laptop to be able to participate in this clinic.
Kangaroo Island Farmers: $165pp
General Early Bird: $935 (available until the 31st March 2021)
This project is supported by The Kangaroo Island Landscape Board, through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program.
How to register
Register online through the button on this page.
If you have any questions regarding the clinic, please contact RCS using the details below.
Phone: 07 4939 5255