Scottish Monitor Farm meeting

Published 27 May 15

Glenapp Estate in Ballantrae, South Ayrshire, one of the Scottish Monitor Farms of which DairyCo is a principle funder, will be hosting a meeting on 28 May focusing on grassland and soil management.

On the day:

  • DairyCo R&D manager Dr Debbie McConnell, will give an update on current research on Grassland and Soils
  • James Bretherton from AgScope will discuss the importance soil management and how to optimise grass growth to achieve target DM/ha yield
  • Estate manager Charlie Russell and Neil Wilson Regional Agriculture Director for Scotland at HSBC will give an introduction to the Lean Management project which is about to be undertaken at the farm.


For more information or to sign up to the meeting contact DairyCo extension officer, Sharon Lauder on 07876 706391 or