Grazing livestock in the MLR – property planning

  • Fact sheet
  • August 2015
Large group of cows

Through property planning, you can tailor the management of each paddock precisely to the land type.

With planning, areas such as watering points, fence lines and gate locations can be placed to avoid areas prone to erosion and minimise tracking damage by stock.

Property planning helps when making decisions for the best placement of improvements such as:

All of these improvements can contribute to increased productivity, easier and more efficient management, higher property values, and better aesthetics.

Things to consider when improving your property layout are:

More information

We have developed a range of factsheets about grazing livestock in the Mount Lofty Ranges to assist you with good land management. See the links related below.

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