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Our next webinar will be held on 22 September 2020

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Herbal Leys Webinar

Herbal Leys Webinar

Held in association with AHDB, the second in this series of webinars will be on the subject of  'Establishment of herbal leys' and will be held on Tuesday 22 September, 7.00 - 8.00 pm. The panel will include: Kate Still, Soil Association and FAB farmers facilitator...

75 years of the British Grassland Society

75 years of the British Grassland Society

75 years of BGS During the COVID-19 lockdown, we celebrated the 75th anniversary of the British Grassland Society.  BGS staff got together online, and raised a glass to the society. The Society was inaugurated on 20th June 1945, at which point there were 196 members. ...

Webinars – Locking in C with Grasslands

Webinars – Locking in C with Grasslands

The two 'Locking in C with Grasslands' webinars, held in association with BSAS and the Stapledon Memorial Trust, were very well attended with over 100 participants signing in to each of them.   The first webinar, aimed at researchers, concentrated on the science...

British Grassland Society

BGS is a membership organisation which acts as a communication forum, through events and publications, for the profitable and sustainable use of grass and forage.  It brings together all those with an active interest in the science and practice of grass and forage production and utilisation; research workers, farmers, advisers, teachers and technical members of the agricultural industry.

BGS is in contact with farmers through its affiliated local grassland societies across the United Kingdom.

The society has many active members abroad and is also a member of the European Grassland Federation.

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