Fact Sheet #29 – February 2008
Phil Baird RMAP, Peter Jessop NSW DPI, John Leys NSW DECC
Wind and water erosion cause significant negative environmental impacts and losses in productivity and profitably for graziers.
The most effective way of controlling erosion is by maintaining and improving groundcover.
This farmtalk describes how to assess the erosion risk of a grazing paddock by measuring groundcover using step pointing.