Past Event: Dry Times – Strategies to manage a late break & lambing, Lismore (SW Node)

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    • Tue, June 04 20241:00pm AEST
    • 4:30pm AEST
  • Lismore Community Centre
    Seymour St
    Lismore, VIC 3324
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SFS LogoProducers and industry stakeholders are invited to a FREE event to discuss strategies and tactics to manage a late break leading into lambing.

Topics Include:

  • Management strategies from stock containment to point of lambing
  • Supplementation & nutrition during lambing
  • Weaning strategies and the impacts
  • Options for boosting pasture growth and recovery of pastures post rain
  • Grazing crops strategies and considerations

Presenters:

  • Deb Scammell, Talking Livestock – Deb is a consultant based at Seven Hills in mid North South Australia, she has been instrumental in the recent SA Drought, advising and consulting with many producers on stock containment, feeding through lambing and early weaning options.
  • Dr Andrew Kennedy, Thrive Agri Services – Andrew’s experience ranges across pasture agronomy, animal nutrition, animal genetics, farm management and farm economics. BWBL coordinator for Western Plains & Glenelg, based in Hamilton region.
  • Andrew Speirs, Meridian Agriculture – Andrew specialises in soil and plant nutrition, and their roles in pasture, crop and livestock production. BWBL coordinator based in Casterton region.
  • Simon Falkiner, Falkiner Ag – Simon is a farmer and consultant he specialises in feed gap manipulation, soil health, livestock production & animal reproduction. Based around Winchelsea.BestWood-BestLamb