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Susan River grazing and pasture management – Susan River

Tuesday 13 October 2020 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

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Date: Tuesday 13 October 2020
Time:
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cost: Free
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Website: https://noosaanddistrictlandcaregroupinc.wildapricot.org/event-3994311
Venue Susan River
56 Noble Road
Susan River, Queensland 4655 Australia
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Join Noosa and District Landcare for a grazing and pasture management workshop with Senior Extension Officer, Damien O’Sullivan (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries) and the Biosecurity team from the Fraser Coast Regional Council.

Workshop topics covered:

  • pasture grass identification and suitable grasses for the Susan River region
  • assessing the health of your pasture
  • seasonal management of pastures
  • pastures and soil health
  • biosecurity on the farm—managing risks
  • wetland management.

The morning will also include a demonstration of Fraser Coast Regional Council’s library of weed and pest management equipment and resources available for hire.

Morning tea and lunch provided.

* Please note – This workshop will have a limit of 25 persons, each at 1.5 m spacing.  A grazing table of food will not be provided. Tea and coffee will be available. *

Please DO NOT come if you are showing any signs of a cold, infection or feeling unwell.

Bookings are essential (no walk-ins).

This is a free workshop, supported by the Natural Resource Investment Program and Burnett Mary Regional Group.