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Julia Creek BeefUp Forum

October 2, 2018 @ October 2, 2018 - October 2, 2018


Morning session

  • Welcome – Dan Lynch, NWQRBRC Chair and Andrew Maclean, Southern Gulf NRM
  • MLA update – Nick Sangster, MLA
  • Production – business
    • Identifying barriers to profitable beef production – Michael Wellington, Bush Agribusiness
    • Farmecco tool – James Walker, ‘Camden Park’ Longreach
  • Production – environment
    • Profitable Grazing Systems – Jenny Milson, DAF
    • Profitable producers creating healthy landscapes in Southern Gulf – Anne Alison, Southern Gulf NRM
    • Climate Mate – Megan Munchenberg, Climate Mate

Afternoon session

  • MLA R&D – Producer priorities – Barb Bishop, MLA BeefUp Forum Coordinator
  • Production – technology
    • E-Beef Smart Farming – Anne Alison, Southern Gulf NRM
    • New generation smart tag – David Smith, Ceres Tag
    • Optimising production in the North – Don Menzies, CQ Uni
    • Water monitoring made easy – Mark Middleton, Farmbot
  • Production – herd management
    • Cow and calf mortality – Dave Smith, DAF

Includes morning and afternoon teas, lunch and BBQ dinner.

Contact: Barbara Bishop, 0408 999 009 or barbara@barbarabishop.com.au