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Ametdale Grazing Demonstration Field Day – St Lawrence

Tuesday 10 November 2020 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

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Date: Tuesday 10 November 2020
Time:
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Cost: Free
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Website: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/125564539919
Venue ‘Ametdale’
Bruce Highway
St Lawrence, QLD 4707 Australia
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Join the Northern Grazing Demonstration Team from the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF) and Ian and Penny MacGibbon from Ametdale to see a paddock scale demonstration of stocking around long-term carrying capacity, adjusting stocking rates proactively as seasons vary and wet season spelling. Hear how this relates to 20 years of grazing systems research at the Wambiana Grazing Trial, Charters Towers. There will also be an update on progress with the pasture dieback projects.

Key speakers include:

  • Peter O‚ÄôReagain, DAF Charters Towers
  • Geoff Fordyce, DAF Charters Towers
  • Ian MacGibbon, Ametdale

To attend the Ametdale Grazing Demonstration Field Day, please contact Paul Jones, Senior Scientist at: email paul.jones@daf.qld.gov.au or phone 0428 103 923, or simply, click here.