Course curriculum

  • 1

    Goals Setting and Reflection

  • 2

    Module 1: Purpose of Infrastructure on Your Farm

    • Pasture Based Livestock Systems

    • Animal Behaviour

    • Efficient Labour - Working Hard or Hardly Working?!

  • 3

    Module 2: Designing Your Grazing Platform

    • Mapping Software

    • Principles of Sub-division

    • Paddocks

    • Lanes

    • Water Troughs

  • 4

    Module 3: What Materials Do You Need?

    • Temporary Fencing

    • Semi-Permanent Fencing

    • Permanent Fencing

  • 5

    Module 4: Water Systems

    • Animal Demand

    • Water Pumps

    • Water Troughs - Fixed and Mobile

  • 6

    Module 5: Powering Your System

    • Mains Energisers

    • Solar Energisers

    • Earthing System

  • 7

    Module 6: Training Stock

    • Training Animals - Part 1

    • Training Animals - Part 2

  • 8

    Module 7: Making The System Work For You

    • Day to Day Checks

    • Aligning with Personal Objectives