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Weekend farmers’ information session

November 11, 2017@9:00 am - 1:00 pm


$30

Want to know how to make a contribution to your farming community and the peri-urban environment?
Need expert independent advice and don’t know where to get it?

This event hosted by LLS will include the following talks and practical demonstrations:

  • Managing for healthy pastures – good ground cover and very few weeds
  • Livestock  assessment – keeping sheep and cattle healthy and happy
  • Biosecurity basics – how to be a good neighbour
  • All creatures great and small – keeping goats, pigs, alpacas and others
  • Birds of a feather – raising chickens, ducks, turkeys, geese, etc.
  • Ferals – minimise their impact on your livestock and native animals
  • Horticulture – practical tips on keeping your orchard healthy
  • Permaculture – how to get set up for success
  • Pollinators – looking after nature’s matchmakers
  • Farm and backyard native trees – what works, where and how
  • Farm fencing – practical demonstration
  • Weed Control – Practical demonstration
  • Farm stock water and irrigation options – practical demonstration and talk

Details

Date:
November 11, 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$30
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Venue

Orange
Orange, NSW 2800 Australia + Google Map