283.006 Pasture and Crop Production (15 credits)

An introduction to the importance of pastoral farming to New Zealand agriculture and the role of legumes in pastures. The identification, selection, and establishment of pasture species and crops, including weed control. The seasonality of pasture growth and matching pasture growth with animal requirements, through monitoring of grazing systems, supplementary feeding, and crop management.

Note(s): Study Guide; Common Plants in New Zealand Agriculture workbook

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