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Old Man Plains (OMP)
The Old Man Plains Research Station is located 18km south of Alice Springs on the South Stuart Highway.
- 2 paddocks on a 12 month rotation - steers currently grazed in the Mulga Dam paddock and later moved into 12 Mile in 2015.
- Seasonally adjusted stocking rate
- Long term carrying capacity 2.2AE/km2
Grazed 2014/15 Grazed 2015/16
OMP pasture type