may, 2016

30may6:45 pm9:15 pmTactics for Tight Timesworkshop finances, feed and friends

Event Details

GippsDairy and Dairy Australia are collaborating with the wider dairy industry to deliver a coordinated and effective industry response to seasonal and market conditions being experienced by Gippsland dairy farmers.

This workshop will include:

  • immediate actions for farmers and calculation of break-even milk price
  • cash flow management strategies
  • maximising home grown pasture and feeding options
  • animal health over winter
  • panel session with a consultant, banker, farmer and industry representative
  • farmer health and well being

The Tactics for Tight Times program will build on the GippsDairy seasonal response effort to date. The “Finances, Feed and Friends” workshop focus on understanding the options dairy farmers have, the tactics they can use and the decisions they need to make to work through the challenging conditions.

To RSVP with GippsDairy please call 5624 3900 or email



(Monday) 6:45 pm - 9:15 pm

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