Breeding EDGE workshop | Nebo, Queensland

This event has been postponed. New date to be confirmed soon.

Breeding EDGE is a three-day workshop designed to assist producers improve and refine their breeder herd management and genetic improvement plans.

Participants will be able to develop a breeding herd management plan using genetic and reproductive knowledge and technologies, to achieve desired production targets.

What you will learn:

  • Reproduction and current herd performance
  • Female reproduction
  • Managing the breeders - systems
  • Bull fertility and management
  • Reproductive diseases and diseases that impact reproduction
  • Breeder herd management plan
  • Genetic improvement of your herd (including breeding objectives)
  • Traits of economic importance for your herd
  • Genetic principles and selection tools
  • Selection and selection criteria
  • Breeds and breeding systems

Presenters:

Felicity Hamlyn-Hill - Beef Enterprise Advisory Services Pty Ltd; Tim Emery - Tropical Beef Technology Services (TBTS); Dr Alan Guilfoyle – Clermont Veterinary Surgery

Download the flyer here.

Date & time:

18 Oct 2017 08:30AM to 20 Oct 2017 05:00PM

Location:

Nebo Bowls Club, 22 Oxford St, Nebo, Queensland

Cost:

$1,750 + GST 1st person from a business and $1,450 + GST 2nd person from a business. Cost includes comprehensive set of workshop notes, workbook and lunch, morning and afternoon tea each day.

Registration:

Places are limited. To register contact: Felicity Hamlyn-Hill M: 0428 113 732 or E: felicityhamlyn-hill@bigpond.com

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