In partnership with Regional Development Australia Riverina and funded by the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal, Riverina Local Land Services will host the workshops which will provide landholders with information to support their recovery journey including:
-Local pasture species selection
-Pasture establishment and management
-Optimising livestock productivity from pasture
-Strengthening ongoing producers welfare and resilience.
Learn more about pasture selection, pasture improvement, grazing management, and health & wellbeing. Workshops will include presentations plus on farm paddock walks with leading professionals:
-Nathan Ferguson, Graminus Consulting Pty Ltd. Pasture species selection – what suits best.
-Richard Hayes, NSW DPIE. Pasture establishment and management – best practices.
-Basil Doonan, Pinion Advisory. Optimising pasture production with livestock production.
-Geoff Minchin, RLLS. Farming Forecaster, dynamic data to optimise on-farm decision making.
-John Harper, Rural Outreach Counselling. ROC and Mate-keeper Program.
Also, in attendance will be Jessica Keemink from Rural Financial Counselling Services and Andrew Rae, Community Recovery Officer with Snowy Valley Council to provide any additional information required on welfare, resilience or financial support.
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.
Martin Preuss, Local Land Services 0455 729 318
Geoff Minchin, Local Land Services 0429 842 489
1643 Yaven Creek Rd, Yaven Creek NSW 2729, Australia