Input Workshop – Boorhaman

Date: Tuesday 5 March Time: 8.30am kick off - 11.30am Location: Boorhaman Hall Program: John Kirkegaard (CSIRO) and Mat Dunn (NSW DPI) Speaking on project: Improved Drought Resilience Through Optimal Management of Soil and Water Focus areas of rotations with legumes, N banking and early sowing FAR Project: Organic Fertilisers for Crop Nutrition Other locally relevant projects […]

Farmer discussion group: optimal heifer performance

Location: Tintaldra Hall Time: 10am - 1pm Come along to a farmer discussion group led by Elders Senior Livestock Production Specialist, Rob Inglis, to discuss optimal heifer management through puberty for maximising fertility and performance. Key topics will include active management through puberty to support growth and development and achieving optimal weights before joining. Morning […]

Pasture Field Walk: Barooga

Date: Monday 18 March 2024 Time: 8.30am kick off – 1.30pm Location: Barooga (map will be sent upon registration) Program: Pasture field walk at our Barooga trial site. Program details coming soon! For more information contact Livestock Officer Sophie Hanna, sophie@riverineplains.org.au This project is supported by the Southern NSW Drought and Innovation Hub through funding from the Australian Governments […]

Stock Containment Boosting Business

Location: Dookie - exact location TBC Date: Thursday 21 March Time: 9am - 3pm Have you considered containment feeding your sheep? Do you containment feed sheep at certain times but want to do it better? Do you want to know more about why, when and where you should containment feed? Then you can benefit from taking part […]

Soil Pit and Pasture Field Day

Location: Corryong Time: 10am - 1pm Riverine Plains and Agriculture Victoria are running a soils and pasture field day to provide the opportunity to dig into the drivers of grazing production. Come to view two soil pits and hear Dr Cassandra Schefe (AgriSci) delve into understanding soil fertility and identifying soil constraints for pasture production […]

Youth in Ag: GRAZE

Youth in Ag: GRAZE Friday 5th of April, 2024 6pm - late The Sebel, Yarrawonga   We are excited to invite all young farmers, ag professionals and students to the 2024 Riverine Plains Youth in Ag Dinner: GRAZE on Friday 5 April at The Sebel, Yarrawonga, VIC. Tickets include a drink on arrival, two course dinner and entertainment. […]

On-Farm Sustainability Workshop

Location: Eskdale Hall Time: 9am Are you interested in learning about on-farm sustainability and emissions recording? Come along to the Eskdale hall to hear: Brad Costin (Agriculture Victoria) talk on helping farmers make sense of their emissions and what they can do to respond, Lachlan Campbell (NECMA) deliver information on climate tipping points and adaptation […]

Stock Containment Area Workshop

Location: Corryong Time: 10am - 1pm Have you considered establishing a containment area for holding your stock during drier periods or for an emergency? Would you like to know more about why, when and where you should containment feed? Come along to a workshop led by Sophie Hanna and Jane McInnes from Riverine Plains to […]