Utilising Native Breeds for Conservation and Regenerative Grazing


Webinar with Tom Blunt, RBST Field Officer

From 5 pm until 6 pm

At Zoom

This will  be of interest to anyone who’d like to find out about

  • Breed traits and their values for different grazing systems
  • Economics of native breeds
  • Native breeds in grassland, scrub, wood pasture mosaics
  • Importance of native genetics in regenerative grazing systems

Tom Blunt has been Field Officer for the Rare Breeds Survival Trust since October 2015. RBST are working to ensure a secure future for our native livestock breeds and populations. His role entails working with and promoting all rare and native breeds of farm livestock and equines. Tom studied Agri-Business at Harper Adams University and his passion for livestock began in 2000 when his family purchased their first Red Poll heifer. They now have 14 spring calving cows and over 40 ewes lambing on a smallholding in North Buckinghamshire.

Email: bookings@herefordshireruralhub.co.uk

You will be sent the Zoom link shortly before the webinar

Other enquiries to Caroline Hanks     caroline.hanks@farming4wildlife.co.uk

07779 080940 / 01981 251016