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Sheep technology field day

Date: Sep 28, 2016

Time: 08:00 - 17:00

Price: A $0.00

The "One Stop Shop" for new and beneficial sheep technology - sheep handlers, auto-drafters, drones, electronic identification, spatial imagery and livestock management software.

A combination of presentations and working demonstrations throughout the day!

Address:
Showgrounds
Jane St
Dirranbandi, Qld
4486

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Managing for More Lambs Forum and Dinner

Date: Oct 12, 2016

Time: 13:30 - 22:00

Price: A $20.00

Forum

1.30-5pm

Main Auditorium of the Paroo Shire Hall

Light afternoon tea provided.

Cost is $20 per business

Presenter: Dr Jason Trompf, sheep farmer and nutrition and lamb survival consultant

Topics:

  • How can sheep producers in south west Queensland improve lamb survival and get better returns
    • benefits of scanning ewes and how to get the most out of it
    • how can supplementary feeding be practical and cost effective exercise on large properties?
    • spike feeding ewes.
    • a timeline of what to do and when
  • Updates on new work/research relating to lamb survival
  • Practical activities and take home resources

Dinner

Drinks from 5.30pm followed by a sit down three course meal

Supper Room of the Paroo Shire Hall

With guest speaker Billy Moore, sporting legend and small business entrepreneur.

The dinner is free - subsidised by the Paroo Shire Council and Community Drought Support funding

Arrangements for Billy Moore were made through "Celebrity Speakers - www.celebrityspeakers.com.au".

Address:
Paroo Shire Hall - Main Auditorium/Supper Room
Cunnamulla, Q
4490

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