LLS Livestock Production In the Rangelands - HAY

Event details

All are welcome to attend an interactive free workshop on livestock production in the rangelands. This is an opportunity to hear about the latest research and paddock-based experience.

PROGRAM AND SPEAKERS
8.30 am Registration, tea and coffee available

9.00 am Dr Trent Perry, School of BioSciences, Melbourne University
Using new technologies to help control the Australian sheep blowfly

9.40 am Laura Broughton, Productive Livestock Systems
Pregnancy Scanning in Extensive Sheep Flocks Project Overview

10.00 am Morning tea

10.30 am Dr Sue Hatcher, Program Coordinator
Sheep Reproduction Strategic Partnership Project Overview

11.00 am Mitch Plumbe, Project Manager - Adoption (Southern and Western Production Systems), Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA)
Research, Development and Adoption Update

11.40 am Bill Ryan, landholder, Curragh, Oxley

12.10 pm Stacey Lugsdin, landholder, WoolProducers Director, Birriwa, Hay

12.30 pm Geoff Lindon, Program Manager for Genetics and Animal Welfare
Advocacy, Australian Wool Innovation

1.00 pm Question time

1.15 pm Lunch

Lunch supplied. During lunch there will be an opportunity to interact with the speakers and visiting final year students from the University of Sydney and Charles Sturt University.

WHEN AND WHERE
Wednesday 5th May, 2021. 8.30 am - 2.00 pm. Services Club, Hay. Please enter via the Function Room door at the side of the Club.

COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS
All COVID-19 guidelines will be adhered to including recording of contact details of attendees, social distancing and if you are unwell please do not attend.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION
Sally Ware - Riverina LLS (sally.ware@lls.nsw.gov.au or 0429 307 627)

Location Address

Hay Services Club, 371 Murray St, Hay NSW 2711, Australia