7
Jun 2018

Maximising your Herd Workshop

Where: Dogwood Crossing, Miles

TIME: 8:30am - 4pm

COST: **Free**

Join the discussion with Tim Emery (Tropical Beef Technology Services) and Roger Sneath (Senior Extension Officer, FutureBeef, DAF) on how to maximise your herd with genetics, available pasture and some simple records.

Workshop will include:

Breeder Nutrition

  • Making that call to feed, sell or agist
  • Discussions around drought constraints and some tools that might help – forage budgets, early weaning, excel calculators and NIRS

Herd Recording

  • Keeping it simple and getting the answers you want

Pregnancy Testing

  • How to manipulate the information you get for the season and your herd

Breedplan

  • How to sift through thousands of bulls to find the ones with the EBVs to take you where you want to go

Smoko and lunch provided.

RSVP by 1 June to Claire York at murillalandcare1@bigpond.com

Download the flyer here. 

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