Course curriculum

  • 1

    Let's get started

    • Introducing your instructor

    • First up - get your audio sorted

    • Working your way around the screen, chapters and lessons

    • How to make the most of your learning

    • Some Important Information

  • 2

    Why Create a Grazing Plan?

    • The why behind graze charts

    • What information you will need

    • Recap of Terminology

  • 3

    How to do it using Excel - Graze Period Calculator

    • Graze Period Calculator Spreadsheet

    • Overview of the Graze Period Calculator Spreadsheet

  • 4

    How to do it using Excel - LSU examples

    • Growing season – Entering paddock ratings

    • Growing season - Entering rest period, calculating graze period and SDH removal

    • Growing season – Changing rest period

    • Non Growing season – Changing rest period

    • Non Growing season – Calculating graze period using ratings (use if not sure how to feed budget)

    • Non Growing season – Calculating graze period using SDH (use if you have a feed budget)

  • 5

    How to do it using Excel - DSE examples

    • Growing season – Entering paddock ratings

    • Growing season - Entering rest period, calculating graze period and DDH removal

    • Growing season – Changing rest period.

    • Non Growing season – Changing rest period.

    • Non Growing season – Calculating graze period using ratings (use if not sure how to feed budget)

    • Non Growing season – Calculating graze period using DDH (use if you have a feed budget)

  • 6

    How to do it - using MaiaGrazing

    • MaiaGrazing Growing Season Plan

    • MaiaGrazing Non-Growing Season Plan

  • 7

    Next Actions

    • How do you use this to really master your grazing management?

    • When should you recalculate graze periods?

    • Next Steps in Your Learning