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Pasture Management and Establishment with Brian Johnson

21 Feb 2018 8:30 am - 21 Feb 2018 1:30 pm

Kahler, Hampton and Egan properties, Perseverance QLD 4352 (look for Landcare signs)

Hosted by Ravensbourne and District Landcare Group

How healthy are your pastures and soils?

This field day presents an opportunity for local farmers to assess the composition and condition of certain pastures, learn about how to improve stock carrying capacity, understand how changes to stock or pasture management affects their pasture and establish sustainable management strategies. 

Presenter Brian Johnson is a locally-based agricultural consultant and will lead discussions on the following topics:

  • Pasture species and options for our district
  • Maintaining productive pastures
  • Features of a healthy pasture
  • Sown pastures including legumes
  • Managing native pastures.

Who should attend?

Farmers who are interested in improving or maintaining soil health for sustainable and profitable, pasture and crop production.

Cost: FREE with morning tea and lunch provided
RSVP and more information: Phil Egan on 4526 6600, philnmarg@skymesh.com.au OR Ian Eustace on 4697 8058, ian.eustace101@gmail.com

 

This workshop is supported by Healthy Land and Water through the Regional Landcare Facilitator program supported through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Programme. 

        

Cost: FREE