Outlook for sheep meat and lamb

Hear reports on the current sheep meat and lamb market situation from Tim McRae (Meat & Livestock Australia) and Andrew Jackson (T&R Pastoral). You will hear their thoughts on what is happening currently and what the short term future is looking like! This webinar was held on 25th October 2012.  The MLA sheep projections can … Read more

Guardian animals protecting livestock – Alpacas

Hear from both producers and researchers who have experience with using alpacas as guardian animals to protect livestock. The presenters include Pat Hegarty ‘Colanya’ Longreach, Peter Sheehan ‘Trinidad’ Quilpie and David Jenkins Charles Sturt University NSW. This webinar was recorded on the 16th December 2011.

Guardian animals protecting livestock – Maremmas

Hear from both producers and researchers who have experience with using maremmas as guardian animals to protect livestock. The presenters include Ninian Stewart-Moore ‘Dunluce’ Hughenden and Lee Allen from Biosecurity Queensland. This webinar was recorded on the 12th December 2011.  There is a best practice manual for guardian dogs available at http://www.invasiveanimals.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/Guardian-Dogs-web.pdf

Making worm management easy

Hear from Maxine Lyndal-Murphy from the DAFF Wormbuster Laboratory talking about choosing the right drench, when to drench and how to prolong the useful life of your drench. You will also hear from three producers about their practical experiences in managing for worms – Phil Bell “Miltonise” St George, Mark Murphy “Karbullah” Goondiwindi and Noel … Read more

Gaining from Genetics – ASBVs put simply

Hear from Luke Stephen from Sheep Genetics explaining all about ASBVs (Australian Sheep Breeding Values). Plus hear from a couple of producers about how they are using ASBVs in their business and the positive impacts they have seen. This webinar was recorded on the 14th November 2011.

Guardian animals protecting livestock – Donkeys

Hear from both producers and researchers who have experience with using donkeys as guardian animals to protect livestock.  The presenters include: Andrew Martin “Toolmaree”, Tambo Bruce McLeish ” Warahgai”, Karara David Jenkins Charles Sturt University, NSW This webinar was recorded on the 14th December 2011.