16
Mar 2018

Muckadilla TopCrop Field Day

Where: 'Maree Downs' Amby

Technology is amazing! And you will see its latest applications to agriculture at this cropping education day for the Maranoa. QMDC is a proud Platinum Sponsor thanks to funding from the Queensland Government.  

Cost: Free!
Smoko and lunch supplied.
Facilitated by: Connect AG - RSVP to: Rhonda Toms-Morgan on: 0407 678 574 or online here

Download the flyer here. 

Agenda: 

7:30am: Registration and breakfast
8:05am: Welcome and Introductions - Ms Rhonda Toms-Morgan (ConnectAg)
8:30am: PLATINUM SPONSOR SESSION
8:45am: What is 3D Printing to Agriculture? Ms Jaye Hill (DAF)
9:10am: Telecommunications—Wide Area Wifi and Boosting Mobile and Internet Coverage on Farm - Mr James McCarthy (Powertech Wifi)
9:40am: Grain Market 2018—Winter Decision Time - Mr Paul McIntosh (Pulse Australia)
10:10am: Spray Drift - What is it and what to do about it? Why do you need to do something about it? Ms Mary O'Brien (Mary O’Brien Rural Enterprises)
10:40am: SMOKO
11:05am: PLATINUM SPONSOR SESSION
11:15am: Smart Livestock Tags - Mr David Smith (Ceres Tags Pty Ltd)
11:45am: Seasonal Outlook for the Maranoa - Mr Dave McRae (DAF)
12:30am: Lifting pasture productivity - Challenges and Strategies in the Maranoa - Mr Brian Johnson (DAF)
LUNCH
1:35pm: PLATINUM SPONSOR SESSION
1:45pm: 

  • Strip Till equipment demonstration: Mr Peter Bradley
  • Pasture renovation equipment demonstration Horsch Speed Tiller - Mr John Scott. Vanderfield Roma

2:30pm:  How to hold grain effectively on farm? Short, medium and long term management challenges - Mr Philip Burrill (DAF)
3:00pm: Grain storage aeration equipment demonstration - Mr Andrew Kotzur (Kotzur)
3:45pm: Sheep Handling Equipment Demonstration - Mr Edmund Cross (Clipex)
4:30pm: CLOSE and REFRESHMENTS - Ms Rhonda Toms-Morgan (ConnectAg)

 

Toowoomba Office

127b Campbell Street (corner of Campbell and Bellevue)

PO Box 6243 Toowoomba West QLD 4350

P (07) 4637 6200 F (07) 4632 8062 E info@qmdc.org.au