Arid Zone and Barkly Mitchell grasslands, rangeland ecology; pasture growth modelling and carrying capacity estimates, grazing strategies, fire, climate and
|t.||08 8951 8135|
Native/improved pasture development and management including weed management, specialised machinery design, pasture identification, fencing, floodplain development and management.
|t.||08 8999 2302|
|m.||0448 690 430|
Development of Indigenous Land in the Northern Territory for pastoral/cattle operations with associated employment and financial benefits.
|t.||08 8973 9736|
|m.||0428 444 045|
Breeder herd management on extensive semi-arid rangelands, mineral nutrition, grazing management, performance levels of breeders and growers in semi-arid northern Australia.
|t.||08 8973 9739|
Extensive beef production systems; management of native rangelands; cattle nutrition and supplementation including dry and wet season lick rations, molasses mixes and heifer and weaner management; breeder herd management; livestock marketing; property layout and infrastructure planning; and communicating latest information/technology to the beef industry.
|Region||Northern Gulf, Southern Gulf, Western Burdekin|
|t.||07 4742 1311|
|m.||0417 726 703|
Beef production systems, herd nutrition, meat science, rangeland ecology, native pastures, grazing management systems, soil conservation, rangeland monitoring, property layout and infrastructure, management of fire in the rangelands, succession planning and rural family communication.
|Region||Cape York, Northern Gulf, Upper Herbert, Upper Burdekin and Atherton Tablelands.|
|t.||07 4048 4882|
|m.||0427 378 412|
Native, improved and irrigated pasture systems, silage production and tropical pasture seed production, breeder herd management, cattle nutrition and supplementation including feedlot and molasses production feeding, cattle marketing, MSA technology, economic analysis of beef business performance, rangeland monitoring, property planning and use of fire in the rangelands.
|Region||Northern Gulf, Upper Herbert, Upper Burdekin, Atherton Tablelands and Cape York.|
|t.||07 4017 0700|
|m.||0427 146 063|
Assisting beef businesses adopt and integrate new technologies in grazing land management and beef production systems. Assisting North Queensland beef producers integrate the National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) and Meat Standards Australia (MSA).
|t.||07 4761 5153|
|m.||0418 189 920|
Beef production systems, grazing land management, extension methodology, monitoring and evaluation, working with groups to implement best practice, rangeland monitoring, reducing sediment from grazing lands, and project management and design.
|t.||07 4761 5158|
|m.||0477 316 057|
The management of grazing lands using stocking rates, fire, sown pastures and fences/stock waters to improve land condition; woody weed management, reclamation of severely degraded land, preventing and repairing erosion on access tracks and other linear features on grazing properties; working with school students to lift the profile of the northern grazing industry and highlight career opportunities in agriculture; Rangeland Champion with Rangelands Australia (UQ Gatton) and working with industry/agency teams to address industry issues.
|t.||07 4761 5170|
|m.||0467 802 430|
Near infrared reflectance spectroscopy (NIRS) – a management tool for monitoring and managing beef nutrition. National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) – integrating electric identification into business performance monitoring. Pasture/land condition monitoring and its importance to beef businesses. Cattle performance monitoring and its importance to beef businesses. Dung beetles – their distribution management.
|t.||07 4761 5160|
|m.||0409 580 357|
Whole property management, animal nutrition and management, pasture management, dry season management including supplementation plans, drought and disaster planning and coordination.
|t.||07 4843 2637|
|m.||0419 658 412|
Agribusiness management, whole property management, enterprise analysis, property development and infrastructure, property and herd recording systems. Extension methodology, monitoring and evaluation, group facilitation and adult learning.
|Region||Southern inland Queensland|
|t.||07 4622 9919|
|m.||0427 427 503|
Feedbase research and development projects across southern and central Queensland and organisation of the Productive and Persistent Legume Pastures workshops.
|Region||Southern inland Queensland|
|t.||07 4529 4151|
Intensive beef production in Queensland, in particular: feedlot management, husbandry and markets; whole of business economics and farm integration/planning strategies; integrated lotfed production systems, and; promoting best management practice opportunities. The application, adoption and delivery of eExtension technologies in the intensive beef industry.
|t.||07 3708 8466|
|m.||0418 988 579|