Better Grazing Management Seminar

MerinoLink, Local Land Services & MaiaGrazing Hosted Seminar

The event included industry leaders, Jim Gerrish, Bart Davidson & Matt Crozier who discussed decision making in dry times, seasonal outlook and maintaining genetics in a reducing herd.

About the Speakers

Jim GerrishJim Gerrish, American Grazing Lands Services
Jim Gerrish is an independent grazing lands educator and consultant providing service to farmers and ranchers on both private and public lands across the US and internationally. He currently lives in the Pahsimeroi Valley in central Idaho and works with numerous ranchers using both irrigated pastures and native rangeland as well as working in high natural rainfall environments. His past experience includes over 22 years of beef-forage systems research and outreach while on the faculty of the University of Missouri.
He typically speaks at 40 to 50 producer-oriented workshops, seminars, and field days around the US and internationally each year. Jim keeps his day-to-day grazing tools sharp through the management of a ranch unit consisting of 450 centre pivot irrigated pastures, 100 acres of flood ground, and several hundred acres of rangeland.

Bart DavidsonBart Davidson, MaiaGrazing
As a consultant for over 15 years across a diverse range of farming operations, Bart applies a system-based approach, relying on principle, to work with and train land managers in the development of and reporting to farm nutrient management plans. Bart’s experience spans throughout the agriculture sector, from low input certified organic systems through to high input, intensive dairy and irrigated cotton and grains.

Matt CrozierMatt Crozier, Cavan Station, Yass
Matt is the General Manager of Cavan Station and Bogo Merino and Poll Merino Studs based at Yass. Cavan Station operates a large commercial flock of approx. 35,000 merino sheep joining around 15,000 ewes and a self-replacing Angus cattle herd of 1400 breeding cows. Bogo produces productive, commercially focused, balanced merino rams for an array of clients throughout NSW and VIC. Matt has been a member of MerinoLink for 7 years and is currently on the MerinoLink board and is passionate about promoting the merino industry as a profitable and rewarding enterprise and career choice.

Recent Articles

Panel: How RegenAg Enriches the Food Lifecycle

27th October 2020

We are hosting an exciting live panel discussion, How RegenAg Enriches the Food Lifecycle, in partnership with soil carbon... Read More

RMC X MaiaGrazing Class

12th October 2020

TOPIC - Cow Depreciation: How to Calculate it, and What you Can Do About It Following on from Gaining Economic... Read More

Champions of Grazing Innovation 6: Michael Gooden

07th October 2020

Michael Gooden is a Rotational Grazing advocate who was first introduced to the concept at a 2008 KLR marketing... Read More

Inside: Management-intensive Grazing Workshop

30th September 2020

Earlier this month, Anneliese Walker from our Customer Success team attended a popular Cornerstone Grazing workshop in Nebraska, USA... Read More

Winter is Coming - Jim Gerrish Webinar

14th September 2020

As temperatures drop, graziers need to adjust their grazing accordingly to not only ensure that they can extend the... Read More

Champions of Grazing Innovation: Sam Trethewey

08th September 2020

A highly accomplished and vocal advocate of regenerative agriculture, Sam Trethewey is a third generation Tasmanian farmer and entrepreneur... Read More

Webinar: Extending Summer's Bounty by Jim Gerrish

23rd July 2020

Extending Summer's Bounty How to use the summer to fall transition to set yourself up for year-round grazing Together with... Read More

Champions of Grazing Innovation: Charlie Arnott

22nd July 2020

In the fourth episode of Champions of Grazing Innovation, we shared the innovation journey of Charlie Arnott. Charlie is... Read More

Transforming Ground Cover to Dollars

01st July 2020

By Sheeda Cheng Last night, we showcased Alex and Nick Anderson from Newstead Pastoral Company in the third episode of... Read More

Champions of Grazing Innovation: Maddy Pursehouse

05th June 2020

In the second episode of Champions of Grazing Innovation, we highlighted the regenerative journey of Maddy Pursehouse. Maddy shared... Read More