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October 2018

Phosphorus Management – The Caves

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Caves, 76 Rossmoya Rd
The Caves, Qld 4702
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This FREE workshop will help you to manage phosphorus nutrition on your property by developing a management strategy. Topics covered include: Identifying P deficient country Testing for deficiencies in cattle P deficiency in breeders and growing steers Supplementing P in the most economical way. The Phosphorus team: Rob Dixon (University of Qld) – ruminant nutritionist with many years of experience in northern production systems including the effects of phosphorus nutrition in breeders. Mick Sullivan (DAF) – Beef Extension Officer with extensive experience in beef cattle…

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GRDC Effective Spray Application Workshop & Pulse Check Meeting – Pyramid Hill

October 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Pyramid Hill Football Club, Gladfield Road
Pyramid Hill, Vic 3575
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Grain growers and mixed farmers have a special opportunity to hear from two of Australia’s specialists in their field on one day in Pyramid Hill. Join Australia’s leading spray application specialist, Bill Gordon, for a FREE workshop to enhance the performance of your sprayer, improve product application and mitigate spray drift risk factors. Spray specialist Bill Gordon will deliver a practical and very educational workshop on effective spray applications. Agriculture Victoria’s Jason Brand will present on effective pulse production in the farming…

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GRDC Effective Spray Application Workshop – Manangatang

October 18 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Manangatang Golf Club, Manangatang Recreation Reserve
Manangatang, Vic 3456
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Join Australia’s leading spray application specialist, Bill Gordon, for a FREE workshop to enhance the performance of your sprayer, improve product application and mitigate spray drift risk factors. Workshop topics include: Nozzle selection - type, pressure and pattern Droplet size and spray quality Legal and nozzle requirements for 2,4-D Appropriate conditions for spraying Day verses night spraying (risk of drift) 24 hour risk profile for summer spraying Rate of product and adjuvant selection Adjuvant effects on nozzles (demonstration) Boom height above the…

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Dry Seasonal Conditions and Wild Dog Control Workshops (Livestock) – Dargo

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dargo Dargo, Vic 3862 + Google Map

Farmer workshops (dairy) Agriculture Victoria works with a range of partners to provide workshops for farmers to help them make the most of seasonal conditions. These can be part of an ongoing program or arranged specifically if the need arises. To seek more general information about events and to discuss if it is possible to hold a session in your area, please either call your local office or departmental contact, or 136 186. Contact: Caroline Love Agriculture Victoria 0427 515…

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Drought Information Workshop – Central Coast

October 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Mangrove Mountain Memorial Club and Golf Course, 18 Hallards Road
Central Mangrove, NSW 2250
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Drought support and services available Greater Sydney landholders are invited to a workshop to hear about drought support and services available to them. Speakers will include: Livestock Officer – feeding and management options District Veterinarian – animal health and welfare Local Land Services Officers – pest and weed management Rural Financial Counselor – applying for financial assistance Rural Advisory Mental Health Officer – mental health support.

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GRDC Spray Application Workshop – Robinvale

October 19 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Robinvale Golf Club, 4240 Murray Valley Hwy
Robinvale, Vic 3549
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Join Australia’s leading spray application specialist, Bill Gordon, for a FREE workshop to enhance the performance of your sprayer, improve product application and mitigate spray drift risk factors. Workshop topics include: Nozzle selection - type, pressure and pattern Droplet size and spray quality Legal and nozzle requirements for 2,4-D Appropriate conditions for spraying Day verses night spraying (risk of drift) 24 hour risk profile for summer spraying Rate of product and adjuvant selection Adjuvant effects on nozzles (demonstration) Boom height above the…

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Phosphorus Management – Mackay

October 19 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Shamrock Hotel – Mackay, 165 Nebo Rd
Mackay, QLD 4740 Australia
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This FREE workshop will help you to manage phosphorus nutrition on your property by developing a management strategy. Topics covered include: Identifying P deficient country Testing for deficiencies in cattle P deficiency in breeders and growing steers Supplementing P in the most economical way. The Phosphorus team: Rob Dixon (University of Qld) – ruminant nutritionist with many years of experience in northern production systems including the effects of phosphorus nutrition in breeders. Mick Sullivan (DAF) – Beef Extension Officer with extensive experience in beef cattle…

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Excel Spreadsheets for Grazing Enterprises Mitchell

October 19 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Mitchell Bowls Club, 23 Dublin Street
Mitchell, Qld 4465
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Have you downloaded a spreadsheet and not been able to use it? Developed by Bush AgriBusiness and delivered by ConnectAg, this three-quarter day workshop will step you through the very fundamentals of Microsoft Excel. We’ll give you practical grazing business examples to help you business management. Topics covered: Getting familiar with Excel Creating new worksheets Understanding and creating basic formulas Linking worksheets Entering and copying data Creating graphs from spreadsheets Creating a new spreadsheet from a template Using Excel Help…

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Small Landholder Workshop Series: Part Two

October 21
Muresk Institute, Muresk Road
Northam, WA 6401 Australia
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Livestock Health, Handling & Animal Welfare ​Muresk Institute is hosting a series of workshops for small landholders, rural lifestylers and hobby farmers to learn skills to better manage their land. This workshop is delivered by industry specialists and covers the following topics: Livestock nutrition Presented by: Dr Rod Thompson, Veterinarian Livestock handling and animal welfare practical session Presented by: Boyd Holden, Holden Agricultural Management Systems This workshop is part two of Muresk Institute’s Small Landholder Workshop Series. Each workshop can…

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Grain Storage & Early Harvest Management

October 22 - October 25

Please register your interest in attending these workshops in central Queensland. Locations to be confirmed following expressions of interest with locations likely to be held in Capella, Gindie, Theodore, Biloela. Morning tea, lunch & afternoon tea provided Contact: Rod Collins  - m. 0428 929 146  or, rodney.collins@daf.qld.gov.au

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