october, 2018

24oct10:45 am1:00 pmInstalling spray irrigation systems - is it worth it?Does installing an spray irrigation system improve efficiencies and production?

Event Details

Alex and Olivia McArthur of Waverly Pastoral are a part of a growing dairy enterprise undergoing extensive capital growth. The McArthurs have a strong focus on improving efficiencies and production, whilst reducing overall costs within the business.

Come along to see the improvements to the irrigation system that have been made by installing sprays. They will also discuss what they have learned and how they are managing the challenging seasonal conditions.

Was it worth it? Come along and find out.
Elizabeth Shotter from EFS Consulting will be presenting the findings of the project.

Itinerary
10:45am – Meet for a cuppa at the dairy at 292 Bundalaguah Rd, Maffra (Back Water Rd)
11am – Farm walk to look at the pivot with discussion on total cost of project, water savings and lessons learnt.
12pm – BBQ lunch provided
Finish by approx. 1pm.
For further information:
Contact the Agriculture Victoria irrigation team Maffra – Sarah, Khan, Alexis or Janice on (03) 5147 0800.

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Time

(Wednesday) 10:45 am - 1:00 pm

Location

Waverly Pastoral

292 Bundalaguah Road, Maffra

Organizer

Agriculture Victoria Irrigation Team

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