COMPETITIVE EXCLUSION TO MANAGE WEEDS: IDEAS FOR SMALL AND LARGE HOLDINGS

image of Jillamatong landscape

Hosted by Soils for Life case study participant Martin Royds of Jillamatong near Braidwood, NSW. This field day demonstrated the regenerative techniques Martin has used to manage weeds, and his experiences and positive production outcomes from implementing complementary practices founded on Holistic Management thinking.

  • The day included presentations by:
    - Professor John Crawford, Soils for Life Board Member and holder of the Judith and David Coffey Chair in Sustainable Agriculture at the University of Sydney.
    - Martin Royds, Jillamatong owner - property presentation
    Paddock tours discussing landscape function and weed control, facilitated by Martin and founder of Natural Sequence Farming, Peter Andrews.

This Field Day was organised and supported by Soils for Life and Upper Shoalhaven Landcare. Read the event wrap up and the case study, "Don't measure success by the size of your herd".