Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Leucaena field day – Starbright via Charters Towers

Wednesday 13 November 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Event tags:
, , , , , , , ,
Date: Wednesday 13 November 2019
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost: Free
Event category:
Website: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/leucaena-field-day-at-starbright-station-tickets-75970193895?ref=estw
Venue Starbright
Starbright Road
Charters Towers, Queensland 4820 Australia
+ Google Map

Come along to the Leucaena Field Day being held at Starbright via Charters Towers where the following topics will be discussed:

  • Leucaena establishment and grazing trial results (Craig Lemin, Research Officer, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Mareeba)
  • Producer experiences and discussion panel with Brett Blennerhassett (Goshen), Darcy O’Brien (The Brook), Ian Frohloff (Starbright)
  • My experiences with leucaena with Bruce Mayne (Mayne Seeds)
  • The leucaena code of practice with Bron Christensen (The Leucaena Network)
  • Economics of leucaena with Vivian Finlay (Agricultural Economist, Department of Agriculture and Fisheries)
  • MLA update with Nigel Tomkins (Program Manager of Grassfed Beef, Meat and Livestock Australia)
  • Starbright leucaena paddock visit

RSVP is required for catering by Monday, 11 November to Peter Carmona on 0477 345 843 or to Bron Christensen on 0488 931 691.

Download the event flyer: Leucaena Field Day flyer (PDF, 1 MB)