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Understanding Grassland

Course Outline

This course has been designed for delegates with limited knowledge Grassof grassland and who want to learn more about grassland management and fertilisation. It is also aimed at students who wish to sit FACTS exams but have a limited grassland background or for those who are new to working in the grassland sector.

The training covers:

  • Basic grassland agronomy and the 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

Course Fee

This course costs £178.50 +VAT

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

How do I book?

You can book by selecting the date and venue of your choice on the Fieldfare Course Diary or by emailing Fieldfare for a booking form (