Minerals from Grassland Workshop

Friday 22nd February 2019

The Hive, RoCRE Conference Centre at Harpenden

The workshop aims to discuss the latest findings around pasture uptake and availability of minerals to grazing livestock. We invite you to join us to discuss the issues, identify gaps and plan a way forward.

Free to attend.


13.45   Welcome and Introductions - Michael Lee

14.00   Soil properties which influence mineral bioavailability - Steve McGrath

14.30   Mineral geospatial variation across a typical pasture field - Paul Harris

15.00   Novel fertilisers to improve mineral supply to pasture - Martin Blackwell

15.30   Minerals from grassland: seasonality and targeted supply to optimise production - Nigel Kendall

16.00   Messages from a literature review on micronutrients in pastures, with a focus on the impact of plant species - Tegan Darch

16.30   Question and Answer Session – Where are the gaps?

17.30   Close


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