Shade & Shelter for livestock

Episode Summary

This week on Fedtalks William Beetham from our board, and Meat and Wool chairperson at Federated Farmers. Also joining us is David Acland, Vice-chair of our meat and wool executive. This week we speak about Shade and Shelter for livestock.

Episode Notes

Why is shade and shelter important?

•            Are there rules around Shade and Shelter?

•            How do we Identify hot spots on the farm?

•            Strategies for stock placement during summer months?

•            Top tips for planting?

•            Do we have a nursery who can supply bulk plants direct to farm?

•            What are some of the other reasons  to have a planting strategy?