january, 2016

22jan9:30 am11:30 amNew Calicivirus Strain RHD Boost WorkshopFind out how the upcoming RHB boost release can help you manage rabbits and improve productivity

Event Details

Join your local Landcare Network as part of a Gippsland wide roadshow, to learn more information about the new strain of the Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease Virus (known as RHDV1 K5) and how it can hopefully boost the effectiveness of the current RHDV1 strain released in 1996.

The sessions will also provide information and tips on integrated rabbit management techniques, which will greatly improve the knockdown rates of the virus.

Presenters will be Research Scientist, Dr Tarnya Cox and DEDJTR Biosecurity Manager, John Mathews

There is no cost to attend and light refreshments will be provided, all welcome.

Please RSVP to Kathleen Brack on 5613 5966 or register your attendance at https://register.eventarc.com/32745/calicivirus-information-workshop

This workshop is supported by the Woodside Landcare Group and Yarram Yarram Landcare Network.



(Friday) 9:30 am - 11:30 am


Woodside Hall

Prince Street, Woodside

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