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Transitioning to Non-Mulesed Sheep” Producer Demonstration Site Field Day – Mansfield VIC

11 Oct 2023 09:00AM - 11 Oct 2023 12:30PM

Sheep Sheep
Lamb Lamb

Location: Mansfield, Vic

Cost: FREE

The ‘Transitioning to Non-Mulesed Sheep’ PDS project supports sheep producers in developing their own property specific plan to transition to a non-mulesed flock, using industry tools/resources and peer to peer learning.

This field day will showcase demonstration site results, and provide you with practical tips and tools to help move to and manage non-mulesed sheep.

Topics to be discussed and demonstrated:

  • Producer experiences with managing non-mulesed sheep
  • Breeding flystrike resistant sheep
  • Market opportunities for NM wool
  • Managing worms and dag
  • PDS result updates – incl. tail docking method
  • Breech wrinkle scoring – practice session
  • Inspection of new 8 stand shearing shed with latest AWI design features.

For further information about this MLA PDS project:

Event flyer

Mansfield, VIC
393 kb, PDF

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