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Ametdale grazing demonstration field day – via St Lawrence
Wednesday 7 August 2019 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
|Date:||Wednesday 7 August 2019|
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
|Cost:||Free||Event category:||Animal production, Land and pastures|
Bruce Highway+ Google Map
St Lawrence, QLD 4707 Australia
Join the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF) and Ian and Penny MacGibbon at the Ametdale Grazing Demonstration Field Day 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’Reagain, Principal Research Scientist, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
- Mick Sullivan, Principal Beef Extension Officer, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
- Stuart Buck, Senior Agronomist (sown pastures), Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
- Ian MacGibbon, Ametdale
To download the event flyer, click here: Ametdale Grazing Demonstration Field Day (PDF, 600 KB)
Please register your attendance at: http://bit.ly/2ZaZGC2 for catering purposes.