Join EBLEX and Earth Analytics Group for this informative workshop on improving soil and forage management. One of Canada’s leading mob grazier, Neil Dennis, will be discussing methods used to improve soil health, forage quality, quantity, and animal performance. Gregg Simonds, an American ranch manager, will discuss how he is growing more grass while improving soil health, water and biodiversity.
They will also be discussing how they plan their grazing strategies to ensure that soils develop good levels of organic matter, which helps with drought resilience and improving soil structure.
10.30 am Arrival and registration
10.45 am Introduction to Gambledown Farm – Liz Genever, EBLEX & Richard Arnison-Newgass
11.00 am Farm walk – Richard, Neil Dennis and David Hugill
11.45 am Move to Broughton Farm for water buffalo burgers and refreshments
12.30pm Summary of Broughton Farm - Liz Genever, EBLEX and Dagan James
12.45pm Farm Walk
1.30 pm What can we do in England? – Neil and David Hugill
2.15pm The importance of monitoring the changes – Gregg Simonds
3.00 pm Summary – Liz Genever
3.15 pm End of meeting