Second edition compiled by Barbara Gillatt and Louise Coats with assistance from Bev Trowbridge and Peter Urich. Thanks also to Bio Gro NZ and the Organic Dairy & Pastoral Group.
The Organic Pastoral Resource Guide second edition is expanded and updated to include sheep, goat and beef management aswell as dairy. The guide combines inspiration with practical knowledge of organic pasture management, animal health and stock management. At over 140 pages it contains a wealth of knowledge and experience from New Zealand farmers.
Chapters include soil biology and fertility, cropping options and systems, animal health and nutrition, and environmental protection on farm; this guide works for medium to large scale growers and lifestyle block owners.
This publication was made possible through funding from the Sustainable Farming Fund.