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Pasture establishment checklist

Before grazing newly established pastures you need to:

  • manage weeds and pests
  • ensure plants are well anchored
  • make sure the soil has a good moisture profile
  • have plants at 10–15cm high
  • be prepared to manage the first grazing carefully
  • plan ahead to rest the paddock for seed set in the first year.