Title

A workshop and software package to reduce environmental and financial impacts – StockPlan

Document Type

Article

Publication details

McPhee, MJ, Whelan, MB, Davies, BL, Meaker, GP, Graham, P & Carberry, PM 2010, 'A workshop and software package to reduce environmental and financial impacts – StockPlan', Environmental Modelling & Software, vol. 25, no. 11, pp. 1477-1478.

Environmental Modelling and Software home page available at www.elsevier.com/locate/envsoft

Publisher's version of article available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2009.01.006

Peer Reviewed

Peer-Reviewed

Abstract

StockPlan is a computer software package that is distributed to participants at a workshop that assists cattle, sheep meat, and wool producers make management decisions either before and during seasonal dry spells or in the early stages of drought. The StockPlan software includes 4 decision support tools (DST): Drought Pack; Feed Sell Agist Pack; ImPack; and PlanPack. The StockPlan workshop encourages a pro-active approach to reduce environmental and financial impacts.