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October 2019

2019 Rockhampton Brangus Bull & Female Sale – Gracemere

October 14 @ 8:00 am - October 15 @ 5:00 pm
Free

3rd Australian Brangus Cattle Association Sponsored Rockhampton Brangus Sale will be held on Monday 14th October till Tuesday 15th October at CQLX (Gracemere Selling Complex) Gracemere, QLD

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International Rural Women’s Day 2019 – Dunkeld

October 15 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sterling Place Dunkeld Community Centre, 14 Sterling St
Dunkeld, Vic 3294 Australia
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$45

The Dunkled and Distrct CWA in collabration with Western AG Supplies invites you to join us at our very speaical Rural Women's Day. Listen to our extraordinary guest speakers from the region and beyond. Enjoy a delicious lunch whilst celebrating this unique day with us. Registrations open at 8:45am for tea, coffee and networking. 9:00am start - 3:00pm finish

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TasTAFE – ChemCert (Burnie)

October 16 @ 9:00 am - October 17 @ 4:00 pm
TasTAFE, Mooreville Road
Burnie, TAS 7320 Australia
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Free

Accredited ChemCert training provided by TasTAFE. Please phone 6477 7480 to register your interest.

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Lunch With The DairyTas Board For Southern Farmers – Hamilton

October 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Curringa Farm, 5831 Lyell Hwy
Hamilton, Tas 7140 Australia
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Free

The DairyTas board would like to extend an invitation to all dairy farmers in the southern region of Tasmania to join them for lunch. DairyTas will provide an update on our activities. Board members are also interested to hear about regional opportunities from farmers. Please contact the DairyTas office on 6432 2233 for more information.

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Seriston & Baringa Australian White Studs 2019 Northern Pastoral Australian White Sale – Jamestown

October 17 @ 11:00 am
Jamestown Showgrounds Jamestown, SA 5491 Australia + Google Map
Free

2nd Northern Pastoral Sale will be held on Thursday 17th October at 11am at Jamestown Showgrounds Offering 100 Rams and 20 Ewes

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Anlaby 180th Anniversary Celebration – Hamilton

October 17 @ 4:30 pm
Anlaby Station, 829 Anlaby Rd
Hamilton, SA 5373 Australia
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Free

The Woolmark Company and Anlaby Station invite you to join AWI CEO Stuart McCullough and your fellow woolgrowers at the ALBUS LUMEN X ANLABY TRAVEL CAPSULE PREVIEW.

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Rockhampton Growers Meet & Greet – South Yaamba

October 18 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Paul & Krystal Caton, 123 Seymour Road
South Yaamba, Qld 4702 Australia
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Free

Horticulture growers in and around Rockhampton are invited to come along to a Grower Meet & Greet BBQ. This casual event is an opportunity to meet both new…and old.... horticulture producers and industry stakeholders. Hosted by Paul and Krystal Caton, the afternoon includes a paddock walk and free BBQ dinner for horticulture growers and their families. Industry stakeholders attending the Meet & Greet includes Growcom, CQUniversity, and Rockhampton Regional Council.

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Farmers Mob Together – Yass

October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Yass Soldiers Club, 86 Meehan St
Yass, NSW 2582 Australia
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Free

Members and their guests are invited to attend "Farmers Mob Together", a social dinner to bring the farmers and rural community of the Yass district together, have a yarn and a laugh, with some great food and entertainment. MC for the night will be local identity, Mr Bill Nesbitt and the Special Guest is Mr Murray Harten, renowned Comedian and Bush Poet.

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Wattle Grove Speckle Park Annual Sale – Oberon

October 19 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wattle Grove Speckle Park, 273 O'Connell Rd
RdOberon, NSW 2787 Australia
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Free

Wattle Grove Speckle Park Annual Sale 273 O'Connell Road Oberon NSW 2787 Pre Sale Inspection September 28 at Allora QLD

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Morning Tea With The Goobang Glossies – Obley

October 19 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Wanda Wandong Campground, Tanyas Trail
Obley, NSW 2868 Australia
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Free

Landholders, community members, birdo’s and nature enthusiasts are invited to join us for a free morning tea in the Goobang National Park. Learn all about the magnificent Glossy Black Cockatoo and the “Making central inland glossies great again” Take a short walk into Glossy Black Cockatoo habitat, and possibly Spot your very first Glossy Black Cockatoo within the park!

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Melon SIAP Meeting – Sydney

October 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sydney, NSW Sydney, NSW Australia + Google Map
Free

The Melon Strategic Investment Advisory Panel meeting will be held in Sydney on 21 October 2019. The purpose of this meeting is to provide strategic advice on the investment of levy funds.

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GippsDairy Nutrition Fundamentals – MID Day 1 (Maffra)

October 23 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Duart Homestead, 20 McLean St
Maffra, VIC 3860 Australia
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Free

Nutrition Fundamentals is a three day basic nutrition course. -Feeding dairy cows profitably is an issue of utmost importance to all dairy farmers. This Three day short course encourages farmers to maximise pasture consumption and then address feed gaps as cost efficiently as possible using supplements. Topics covered include: The importance of getting nutrition right Ruminant digestion and factors that limit intake  Condition scoring The cost of rearing young stock Nutrient supplied by different feeds

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Transition To Temporary Feed Areas – Katunga

October 23 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
ROWLANDS GJ & KL, Orams Rd
Waaia, Vic 3637 Australia
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Free

Transitioning your cows onto a temporary feed area or sacrifice paddock over summer? Get your set up right for the benefit of your herd and your bottom line. 855 Katunga Picola Road, Katunga.

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Strong Australia Network – Toowoomba Business Lunch

October 23 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Empire Theatre (Armitage Centre), 54-56 Neil Street
Toowoomba, Qld 4350 Australia
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$90

The Strong Australia Network centres on getting outside the major cities and bringing together suppliers, distributors, employees, customers and business organisations to discuss the issues facing our regions and work on the solutions to the challenges people face. Invited to attend a business luncheon, hosted by the Business Council of Australia and Toowoomba Chamber, to hear from leading voices in the business community.

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Avocado SIAP (R&D) Meeting – Brisbane

October 24 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Brisbane, Qld Brisbane, QLD 4001 + Google Map
Free

The Avocado Strategic Investment Advisory Panel (R&D) meeting will be held in Brisbane on 24 October 2019. The purpose of this meeting is to provide strategic advice on the investment of levy funds.

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Property Computer Mapping Follow Up – Kingaroy

October 25 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Kingaroy Kingaroy, QLD 4610 + Google Map
Free

Interactive sessions will be presented showing you how to access satellite imagery on a regular basis to monitor pasture and crop health.  Understand your property’s ground cover performance over many years by accessing a number of reports using Forage. Learn how to use other Phoenix modules, like Livestock and Cropping, allowing you to create a farm management system that goes beyond simple data collection to one that presents your full financial and production position. Property design and holistic planning and…

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Avocado SIAP (Marketing) Meeting – Brisbane

October 25 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Brisbane Brisbane, QLD Australia + Google Map
Free

The Avocado Strategic Investment Advisory Panel (Marketing) meeting will be held in Brisbane on 25 October 2019. The purpose of this meeting is to provide strategic advice on the investment of levy funds.  

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Vertebrate Pesticide Training (Sutton Forest)

October 25 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Sutton Forest Hall, Illawarra Highway
Sutton Forest, NSW 2577
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$33

The training will cover: legislation and legal obligations baiting techniques toxicity storage transport how to reduce non-target exposure.

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AgVention 2019 – Kandanga

October 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Kandanga Farm Store, 93 Main Street
Kandanga, QLD Australia
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$65

Showcasing Innovation, Invention and Ideas - AgVention is a field day like no other. This inaugural event is the brain-child of Tim and Amber Scott from Bos Rural and will be "FAN Powered". Who should come: Farmers, locals, businesses, companies and anyone who is interested in food production, agri-innovation and the future of farming.

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Yendora White Suffolks 2019 On Property Ram Sale – Macarthur

October 25 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Yendora White Suffolks – On Property, 5304 Hamilton-Port Fairy Road
Macarthur, Vic 3286 Australia
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Free

The 2019 On Propety Selection Day will be held on Friday October 25th (2-5pm) at Macarthur, VIC Offering approx 50 graded Rams, priced and penned for your inspection. Lambplan and raw data available. Bruc accred. Gudair vaccinated. Vet checked.

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Banana SIAP (Marketing) Meeting – Cairns

October 26 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cairns, Qld Cairns, QLD Australia + Google Map
Free

The Banana Strategic Investment Advisory Panel (Marketing) meeting will be held in Cairns on 26 November 2019. The purpose of this meeting is to provide strategic advice on the investment of levy funds.

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Optimised Canola Profitability Roadshows (Cummins)

October 28 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cummins Bowling Club, 62-70 Bruce Terrace
Cummins, SA 5631 Australia
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Free

Experienced researchers delivering outcomes from five years of canola research across eastern Australia. When should my canola flower? How do I match sowing date and variety to flower on time? What is the critical growth period of canola? How do I optimise growth? How do I assess windrow timing to get full $ value? What agronomic tactics will improve my canola production?

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Transition To Temporary Feed Areas – Lancaster

October 28 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
WOODBINE HOLDINGS PL, 1280 Ryan Rd
Lancaster, Vic 3620 Australia
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Free

Transitioning your cows onto a temporary feed area or sacrifice paddock over summer? Get your set up right for the benefit of your herd and your bottom line.

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Woonallee Simmentals & Gowrie Simbrah 2019 Bull Sale – Duaringa

October 30
Woonallee Simmentals & Gowrie Simbrah – at Inverrio, Capricorn Highway
Duaringa, Qld 4712 Australia
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Free

Wednesday, October 30th at Inverrio – Duaringa, QLD Offer 120 Bulls.

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TasTAFE – Diploma Series – Farm Water & Irrigation

October 30 @ 9:00 am - October 31 @ 4:00 pm
Free

This unit forms part of a TasTAFE Diploma. It can be attended by people not enrolled as part of the Diploma as a stand alone unit. For more information contact TasTAFE on 6477 7480

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Rural Press Club Lunch – South Brisbane

October 31 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Merivale St & Glenelg Street
South Brisbane, QLD 4101 Australia
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$1300

In March 2017, the McNamee family made headlines when more than 100 animal activists illegally entered their Lemontree Feedlot near Milmerran. The flow-on effect has been unprecedented scrutiny of the interface between activism and primary production and a suite of proposed new measures to clamp down on unlawful entry to agricultural land. At their October lunch event, the Rural Press Club will feature a facilitated conversation with David McNamee on what he and his family experienced that day in March. He’ll…

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November 2019

AgForce SW & NAB Agribusiness Melbourne Cup Day – Charleville

November 5, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - January 7, 2020 @ 12:00 am
Central Warrego Race Club, Partridge Street
Charleville, Qld 4470 Australia
Free

Enjoy refreshments, sweeps & some great prizes on the day.

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Narrabri – FREE Vertebrate Pesticide Training

November 6 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Narrabri, NSW Narrabri, NSW 2390 + Google Map
Free

To support and to manage pest animals property, North West Local Land Services are offering FREE training to landholders. Join other Feral Fighters for first time training or to update your chemical users accreditation. Courses run monthly around the region.  

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TropAg 2019 – Brisbane

November 11 - November 13
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Merivale St & Glenelg Street
South Brisbane, QLD 4101 Australia
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$895

This international conference offers the opportunity to network and learn from colleagues and other leading international scientific voices from across Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Europe and the United States who are actively engaged in advancing research and raising awareness of the many challenges in the diverse field of tropical and sub-tropical agriculture and food production. The scientific program will again feature a mix of keynote speakers, invited symposia, oral presentations and poster displays, along with exhibits from many industry partners.

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Rural Support Training: Off Farm Employment Program 5 – Chinchilla

November 11 @ 8:00 am - November 15 @ 4:00 pm
TAFE Queensland Chinchilla Campus, 9 Zeller Street
Chinchilla, Qld 4413 Australia
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Free

With a range of pre-employment skills and competencies in the construction, infrastructure and resource fields, this program offers the opportunity to build skills to help you gain employment. If you're working at heights or in confined spaces these programs can assist in improving safe work practices, and you'll gain the skills to test and tag electrical equipment. This accredited units of competency will provide you with the skills and knowledge to: enter and work on a construction site in Queensland…

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Bathurst 1080/Pindone Accreditation

November 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Central Tablelands Local Land Services, 30 Lynch St
Cowra, NSW 2794 Australia
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Free

Landholders who complete the course are issued with a certification card allowing them to use 1080 and Pindone on their properties for the next five years. (This certification only covers 1080 and Pindone vertebrate pesticides and does not meet the requirements for other farm chemicals.)

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Potato (Fresh & Processing) SIAP Meeting

November 13 @ 9:00 am - November 14 @ 5:00 pm
Free

The Potato (Fresh & Processing) Strategic Investment Advisory Panel meetings will be held in on 13 and 14 November 2019, location TBC. The purpose of this meeting is to provide strategic advice on the investment of levy funds.

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Vertebrate Pesticide & Canid Pest Ejector Training (Goulburn)

November 13 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
LLS office, South East, 159 Auburn St
Goulburn, NSW 2580 Australia
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$33

The VPT training runs from 9:30am-12:30pm the CPE training will run from 1.00pm and will cover: legislation and legal obligations baiting techniques toxicity storage transport how to reduce non-target exposure

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Banana SIAP (R&D) Meeting – Crains

November 14 @ 9:00 am - November 15 @ 5:00 pm
Cairns, Qld Cairns, QLD Australia + Google Map
Free

The Banana Strategic Investment Advisory Panel (R&D) meeting will be held in Cairns on 14 and 15 November 2019. The purpose of this meeting is to provide strategic advice on the investment of levy funds.

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Turf SIAP Meeting – Sydney

November 19 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sydney, NSW Sydney, NSW Australia + Google Map
Free

The Turf Strategic Investment Advisory Panel meeting will be held in Sydney on 19 November 2019. The purpose of this meeting is to provide strategic advice on the investment of levy funds.

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The Grazing for Profit™ School – Townsville

November 20 @ 8:00 am - December 26 @ 6:00 pm
Townsville, Qld Townsville, QLD 4810 + Google Map

The GrazingforProfit™ School is Australia’s longest running business school for the grazing industry. With over 5,500 graduates it is also the most attended management school conducted in rural Australia. The school provides a holistic insight into the many factors that affect your business including the impact of climate variability and market fluctuations and ways of taking control of your business by working in-sync with your resources. The program deals with each concept independently as well as integrating them to ensure the most…

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FPFP – MID: OFD 5 Managing Summer (Warragul)

November 20 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
GippsDairy, Unit 4/ 71 Korumburra Road
Warragul, VIC 3820 Australia
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Free

Managing Summer Learning Outcomes:  Manage grazing residuals to optimize persistence and autumn re-growth  Ensure that planned rations for summer meet cow requirements in the most cost effective way.

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FPFP – WG: OFD 5 Managing Summer

November 21 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Free

Managing Summer Learning Outcomes: Manage grazing residuals to optimize persistence and autumn re-growth Ensure that planned rations for summer meet cow requirements in the most cost effective way.

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FPFP – SG: OFD 5 Managing Summer (Victoria)

November 22 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Free

Managing Summer Learning Outcomes:  Manage grazing residuals to optimize persistence and autumn re-growth  Ensure that planned rations for summer meet cow requirements in the most cost effective way.

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Citrus SIAP Meeting – Sydney

November 26 @ 9:00 am - November 27 @ 5:00 pm
Sydney, NSW Sydney, NSW Australia + Google Map
Free

The Citrus Strategic Investment Advisory Panel meeting will be held in Sydney on 26 and 27 November 2019. The purpose of this meeting is to provide strategic advice on the investment of levy funds.  

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TasTAFE – ChemCert (Burnie)

November 27 @ 9:00 am - November 28 @ 4:00 pm
TasTAFE, Mooreville Road
Burnie, TAS 7320 Australia
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Free

Accredited ChemCert training provided by TasTAFE. Please phone 6477 7480 to register your interest.

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GRDC Grains Research Update (Capella)

November 27 @ 9:00 am
Capella Cultural Centre, 89 Peak Downs St
Capella, QLD 4723 Australia
$30

The GRDC Grains Research Updates are for agronomists, consultants, researchers and growers to see and discuss the latest in research and to network with their peers about how to apply new and relevant information to the latest farming systems.

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GRDC Grains Research Update (Moura)

November 28 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Moura Tavern, 8 Bell St
Moura, QLD 4718 Australia
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$30

The GRDC Grains Research Updates are for agronomists, consultants, researchers and growers to see and discuss the latest in research and to network with their peers about how to apply new and relevant information to the latest farming systems.

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December 2019

2nd AgEd Symposium – Armidale

December 3 - December 4
The University of New England Armidale, NSW 2351 Australia + Google Map

The University of New England (UNE) is proud to host the 2nd AgEd Symposium for Agricultural Educators at the University of New England Armidale. The University of New England is located in the picturesque city of Armidale one hour flight from either Sydney or Brisbane. A wide range of accommodation is available in Armidale. Registration will open at 8 am on Tuesday 3 December, with a filled day of presentations, an Awards Dinner and conclude on the afternoon of Wednesday…

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Crop Protection Forum 2019 (Moama)

December 3 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Rich River Golf Club, Twenty Four Lane
Moama, VIC 2731
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$110

With pesticide resistance on the rise, it’s important that the Australian grain industry keeps up-to-date on current trends and management practices to best respond to resistance risks.  And that's why cesar is partnering with the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative (AHRI) and the Centre for Crop and Disease Management (CCDM) to deliver the Crop Protection Forum 2019. The theme of the event is Riders of the Storm of Resistance with a focus on providing an overview of all things resistance.

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TasTAFE – Diploma Series – Budget Financial

December 4 @ 9:00 am - December 5 @ 4:00 pm
Free

This unit forms part of a TasTAFE Diploma. It can be attended by people not enrolled as part of the Diploma as a stand alone unit. For more information contact TasTAFE on 6477 7480

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Bathurst 1080/Pindone Accreditation

December 10 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Central Tablelands Local Land Services, 30 Lynch St
Cowra, NSW 2794 Australia
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Free

Landholders who complete the course are issued with a certification card allowing them to use 1080 and Pindone on their properties for the next five years. (This certification only covers 1080 and Pindone vertebrate pesticides and does not meet the requirements for other farm chemicals.)

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Vertebrate Pesticide Training (Goulburn)

December 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
LLS office, South East, 159 Auburn St
Goulburn, NSW 2580 Australia
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$33

The training will cover: legislation and legal obligations baiting techniques toxicity storage transport how to reduce non-target exposure

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February 2020

The 2020 Twilight Sale – Toowoomba

February 22, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Toowoomba Showgrounds, Service Rd
Glenvale, QLD 4350 Australia
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Free

A Speckle Park event like no other. Bulls, Females, Genetics. Inspections from 3pm Auction 6pm Food, fun, and fantastic cattle. Great Cattle, Great People, Good Times

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April 2020

Save The Date 4th Biennial Conference – Darwin, NT

April 27, 2020 - April 30, 2020
Darwin, NT NT Australia + Google Map
Free

Don't miss this next Food Futures conference! Put it in your calendar now!

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