Restocking after drought and fire


There are a range of animal health, nutrition and welfare issues that livestock producers should be aware of in the weeks and months following drought and fire. This document provides information to help ensure producers and livestock recover from these events quickly.

Topics in this Primefact include:

  • Rain - the immediate effect
  • New pasture growth
  • Animal health
  • Animal genetics
  • Managing recovering pastures
  • Restocking risks


Primefact 1717 First Edition

Published: Feb 2020