Grass+ factsheet 2 - rising plate meter

Published 29 December 11

grass+ 2011 factsheet 2 - rising plate meter




The rising plate meter provides a convenient way of assessing field cover throguh measurements of sward height and density.

This factsheet explains how to achieve a true reading when using a meter as well as background information on the calculations used to work out a reading when using a manual meter.

You are able to download this factsheet from the grass+ programme.