Dates & Venue Information
Grassland Training: Friday 15th May 2020
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.
£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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
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