Grazing fundamentals EDGE workshop | Barcaldine, Queensland

Principles underpinning timely management decisions.

Grazing Fundamentals EDGE is a one-day workshop designed to give you a broad understanding of the components of the grazing production systems and the core, scientifically-backed principles behind optimising grazing land productivity.

What’s covered:

  • regulators of pasture growth and quality
  • local pasture growth patterns
  • local seasonal calendar and key decision dates
  • land condition
  • long and short-term carrying capacity
  • principles behind successful grazing systems
  • what’s involved with forage budgeting.

Attending this workshop will help you to:

  • understand how you can use strategic grazing management to improve pasture productivity
  • evaluate the productive potential of your property and identify opportunities for improvement
  • better align herd management with seasonal changes in pasture condition.

Deliverers: Jane Tincknell (QDAF) and Jenny Milson (QDAF)

Download the flyer here.

Date & time:

14 Nov 2018 08:15AM to 14 Nov 2018 04:30PM

Location:

Ken Wilson Pavilion, Barcaldine Showgrounds

Cost:

$200pp + GST: One person from a business (Normally $750pp + GST) or $150pp + GST: Two or more people from the same business (Normally $500 + GST).

Discounted prices are possible thanks to generous support from QDAF’s GrazingFutures project. GrazingFutures: promoting a resilient grazing industry.

Cost includes comprehensive set of workshop notes, workbook, lunch and morning/afternoon tea. Places are limited.

Registration:

Mandy Neill QDAF Longreach, T: 07 4536 8305, E: Mandy.Neill@daf.qld.gov.au or register online here

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