november, 2017

10nov10:00 am3:00 pmPasture and Grazing Managementthe essentials

Event Details

Stratford and District Farmcheque group invites you to join them for a paddock walk/workshop with Fiona Baker, Beef Extension Officer with Agriculture Victoria.

Fiona will guide participants through grazing essentials such as:

  • identifying pasture species and their nutritional value
  • matching different livestock types to pasture availability
  • estimating dry matter and measuring pasture quality
  • feed budgeting
  • calculating carrying capacity

We will be meeting at 10am at the Mechanics Hall, Briagolong, for instructions and car pooling. Departing at 10.30am for paddock walk and talk on a nearby property.

Morning tea will be provided, BYO lunch.

To RSVP please contact Carmen Lee on 0407 512 490 or email carmenl@wgcma.vic.gov.au or Stan Walker on 0428 919 691 or email sdwalker@netspace.net.au

 

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Time

(Friday) 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Organizer

Carmen Leecarmenl@wgcma.vic.gov.au

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