Georgetown Graziers Day

Georgetown graziers day workshop – 21st March 2019

Etheridge shire hall, Georgetown 9.30am – 3.30pm

A graziers information day with sessions including animal health and welfare, biosecurity planning, wild dog management, climate variability, financial assistance available to graziers, cattle industry updates including NLIS and Vendor Decs.

Trade stalls, guest speakers and heaps of information.

Lunch & Smoko will be provided – Bookings essential

Contact Laura Miller – p: 0438 705 477 e: laura.miller@northerngulf.com.au

key speakers

1. Meat and Livestock Australia

2. Animal Health Australia

3. Lyndal Scobal – Climate mate

4. Qld Wild Dog Coordinator

5. Rural Financial Counselling

6. DAF

7. Tru-test

8. Olssons

9. Virbac

 key topics: 

1. MLA – Animal Health and Welfare

2. AHA – Biosecurity Plans

3. Lyndal – Climate forecasting and cycles

4. DAF – NLIs/Vendor Decs/LPA/ Cattle market updates

5. Wild Dog management

6. RFC – Services and assistance available

Georgetown Graziers Day –  Agenda

9.30 – 10.00 Introduction of trade stalls

10.00 – 11.00 Meat & Livestock Australia Animal Health and Welfare

11.00 – 11.20 Smoko

11.20 – 12.00 Animal Health Australia Biosecurity Plans

12.00 – 12.30 Rural Financial Counselling Rural Assistance Programs

12.30 – 1.00 Climate Mate Climate Variability

1.00 – 1.45 Lunch

1.45 – 2.15 Dep of Agriculture and Fisheries Industry updates/NLIS/Vendor Decs

2.15 – 3.00 QLD Wild Dog Coordinator Wild Dog Management

*Please note this agenda may be subject to change.