Understanding Grassland

Course Details

Address: J36 Rural Auction Centre, Crooklands, Milnthorpe, Cumbria LA7 7FP
Venues: SAC Offices Categories: Grassland Course Tags: FACTS, Grassland and Pre-FACTS

Dates & Venue Information

Grassland Training: Friday 10th May 2019

Venue: J36 Rural Auction Centre, Crooklands, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7FP

**Why not pair with our one day RB209 Pre-FACTS training at the same location the day before?**

 

Grassland Course Content & Suitability

This course has been designed for delegates with limited knowledge of grassland and who want to learn more about grassland management and fertilisation.  It includes topics such as:

Basic grassland agronomy and challenges faced

Sward management – soil texture/structure, organic manures and weeds

Grassland reseeding including sward assessment, ley mixture, nutrient management and associated timings

Environmental factors such as greenhouse gases, regulations and diffuse pollution

Grassland management including forage budgeting, grazing system and precision solutions

 

Designed for delegates who want to understand the basics but have limited knowledge of the sector and those who wish to sit FACTS exams.

 

The course attracts 8 CPD points for the BASIS Professional Register.

 

Fee

£178.50 + VAT (includes course materials, lunch and refreshments throughout)

There is a 1% training discount per person when booking 2+ places (for groups of 5 or more contact the office for discount information)

Candidates will need to bring clothing suitable for a field visit.

 

How do I book? 

Complete the booking form below to pay online or alternatively email info@fieldfareassociates.co.uk for a registration form.

 

If you have any questions about the course, your suitability or general information then we look forward to hearing from you.

 

Terms & Conditions

By booking on this course you accept our terms and conditions.

Booking

Bookings are no longer available for this course.