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Pay Dirt: Managing unthrifty sown pastures — Wallumbilla

19-May from 00:00 to 23:59


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Date: Friday 19 May 2023
Cost: $1870
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Website: https://www.appliedag.com.au/courses/paydirt
Venue Wallumbilla
Wallumbilla, Queensland 4428 Australia
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Unlock the growth potential of your sown pastures

PayDirt is a group-based, supported learning program developed by MLA which guides graziers through the process of planning and implementing a pasture fertilising program.

You will learn:

• to evaluate which paddocks are good contenders for fertilising compared to changes in grazing regimes or plant species (via manipulation or re-sowing)

• soil sampling and how to read and interpret your soil test results to recognise which nutrients are most limiting pasture productivity

• identify and address nutrient shortfalls and use simple economic analyses to determine what investments should be given priority.

Throughout the program you will use decision tools to work towards getting the order and magnitude of investment in pasture improvement right.

Program Format:

Three group learning sessions over 3 months and access to individual coaching to develop property-specific plans.

19th May 2023 Session one: Is fertiliser the answer for this paddock?

16th June 2023 Session two: Soil test results- What do they mean?

14th July 2023 Session three: Getting the best bang for your buck



For more information or to register, please contact your deliverers:
Peter Spies, Pinnacle Pocket Consulting                                   Jill Alexander, Applied Ag
P: 0419 020 046                                                                             P: 0427 764 897
E: info@pinnaclepocketcattle.com.au                                       E: jillalexander@bigpond.com

Participation cost is per business for up to two participants per business. An additional one-off subsidy of $250 is available to producers who have previously attended an EDGE Network workshop (Grazing Fundamentals, Nutrition, Breeding or Business EDGE).