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Winning With Weaners – Bathurst
December 6, 2018@9:00 am
Workshop attendees will calculate a target weaning weight for their weaners, and set growth targets, and management strategies to maximise weaner performance and ultimately joining as hoggets.
- Learn about the short, medium and long term impacts of poor weaner management on flock productivity.
- Develop a weaner management plan for your weaners, including setting a target weaning weight, target weights at key times, and feeding options.
- This practical workshop will help you identify key management strategies that will assist you in improving the performance of your Merino weaners, thereby optimising their performance in your flock for their lifetime.
- Discuss practical early weaning, confinement feeding and develop feed budgets and plans for the coming season
Please note, a pastures for weaners walk will take place at Ferndale as an add on to the main workshop material.