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 East Hall Farm – Liz Genever, EBLEX & Tom Chapman
11.00 am Why is soil health so important? – Neil Dennis and Gregg Simonds
11.30 am Farm walk
12.30 pm Lunch
1.30 pm What can we do in England? – Neil and David Hugill
2.15 pm The importance of monitoring the changes – Gregg Simonds
3.00 pm Summary – Liz Genever
3.15 pm End of meeting