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Pasture Management Workshop Session 2

18 February @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free

In this 2nd session of the FREE 2-day pasture management workshop (Wednesday, 9 February & Friday, 18 February) you will learn (or refresh your knowledge) on how to grow more, and get your cows to eat more, pasture. Facilitated in partnership with UTAS, Dairy Australia and Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture, this workshop will teach you about:

  • Identifying common pasture
  • species
  • What plants need to grow
  • How pasture grows
  • Setting rotation length
  • Measuring pasture
  • Cow feed requirements
  • Completing a feed budget
  • Effective use of nitrogen
  • Making silage

Please RSVP to: Lesley.Irvine@utas.edu.au or 0428 880 287. Morning tea and lunch are provided.

Please provide your name, contact phone number, email address and any special dietary requirements.

This event is funded by TIA and Dairy Australia as part of the Dairy HIGH project

Details

Date:
18 February
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Study Centre Circular Head
12 Nelson Street
Smithton, TAS 7330 Australia
Phone:
0499173118

Organiser

Derek Pearl
Phone:
0499 173 118
Email:
students@studycentrech.com.au