Stock containment is an ongoing growth sector in most farm systems, focused on drought management, as well as the protection of waterways related to erosion and water quality. Here are links to Agriculture Victoria resources that follow best practice.
Overall technical information
This Agriculture Victoria page includes:
- Stock containment areas
- Benefits of containing stock
- Stock containment area requirements
- Other issues
- Stock containment area checklist
Lachlan Ralton is a sheep and cropping farmer at Woodstock West in central Victoria. He talks about stock containment areas on his property.
Trever Roberts is a farmer at Wooroonook. He talks about stock containment on his property.
Soil sampling video
Information on GrazFert