may, 2018

15may1:00 pm4:00 pmOpportunities with climate, cows and carbonNew research and perspectives

Event Details

This Healthy Soils Sustainable Farms field day will be a great opportunity to observe and discuss the latest results from the Soilkee trial plot and to also view the soil profile.

Guest speakers will include:

  • Richard Eckard, Melbourne University
    Future climate challenges for the grazing industry. What will future climates and pasture production look like?
    What are the challenges and where are the opportunities for South Gippsland?
  • Matthew Warnken, Corporate Carbon
    Where is the value and opportunities for farmers with the emissions reduction fund?
    Trial results from Soilkee work and carbon
  • Tony Gardner, West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority
    Soilkee trial results from Ross Battens trial plot

For more information or to RSVP please contact Jenny O’Sullivan by Thursday 10 May on 0419 153 377 or email

BYO deck chair, afternoon tea will be provided.





(Tuesday) 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


'Quatro Bras'


Jenny O'Sullivan0419 153 377

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