Why you need ground cover – maximise rainfall infiltration

In this short video, Bob Shepherd (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Principal Extension Officer at Charters Towers) explains why you need ground cover.

Visit the Grazing and land management pages on the FutureBeef website to learn more about pasture monitoring, maintaining ground cover and other key principles of good grazing land management.

Attend a range of workshops to learn more about this important topic.

You can also complete the Grazing Best Management Practices Grazing Land Management module.

If your property is located in Queensland, you can find the contact details of your nearest beef extension officer over on the FutureBeef contacts page. Otherwise you can contact the DAF Customer Call Centre on 13 25 23 (within Queensland) or 07 3404 6999.