Grassland Management (sheep) Applications Closed

To become a sheep technology demonstration farm applicants must be able to demonstrate the following innovative technologies:

  1. Nutrient management plan
  2. Reseeding protocol
  3. Target grazing grass covers
  4. Managed grazing systems (i.e. rotational/paddock/set stocked)
  5. Silage quality assessment
  6. Animal performance monitoring

It is desirable but not required that applicants may also be able to demonstrate the following innovative technologies:

  1. Total farm cover measuring technology
  2. Grazing software technology
  3. Low ammonia emission slurry spreading technology
  4. Work burden assessment
  5. Animal health plan.

For further details on the Essential Technologies and Desirable technologies click HERE. These descriptions may be used as a guide during the application.

Application Process

Applications are invited from one member or employee of the farm business, who is over 18 years old on the application closing date and not in full-time education. See the full  Terms and Conditions for further information.