SUPER-G Webinar: The pros and cons of multi-species swards?
Wednesday 23 June 2021, 06:30pm
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Join the Super-G webinar on Wednesday 23rd June at 6.30pm (BST) / 7.30pm (CET) on the establishment and management of multi-species swards.


Farmers, advisers and researchers from England, Normandy and Northern Ireland will give feedback on their experiences of growing multi-species swards on commercial farms and in research institutes. Three presentations will be followed by a Q&A session with a panel of farmers and advisers.

Agenda
18:30: Welcome & introductions –John Williams (ADAS) Chair


18:35: Integrating herbs into grass-clover swards at Lemmington Hill Head, Northumberland, England
- James Drummond (Lemmington Hill Head) and Paul Newell Price (ADAS)


18:55: Living with Multispecies Swards – a County Down experience
- David Patterson (Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute, Northern Ireland - AFBI) and Dale Orr (Co Down Organic farmer)


19:15: Testing drought-tolerant cutting and grazing mixes on the Blanche Maison grazing platform
- Claire Caraes (Chambre Régionale d’Agriculture de Normandie - CRAN)


19:30: Questions & Answers
- Expert panellists: Claire Caraes (CRAN), James Drummond (Lemmington Hill Head), Rhidian Jones (RJ Livestock Systems Ltd.), Paul Newell Price (ADAS), Dale Orr (Co Down Organic farmer) and David Patterson (AFBI).

Register your place here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Kp-hOTGPQE2rG4cKpGDImQ