What: Learn from Bob and Robyn Gray's experiences of running beef, sheep and growing trees as agroforestry on their steep property at Torwood. Guest speakers include: Clinton Tepper of Heatwood Plantations; the tehnical and business aspects of farm forestry and Louise Kerferd of Melbourne Water.
Where: 585 Torwood-Topiram Road, Torwood
Time: 10.30am to 3.00pm
Cost: Free, lunch provided
RSVP: Nicole Walsh on 56625759 or 0400 141 929
Review pasture trials conducted on Robert and Nicki Bells 330 ha beef farm.
What: Topics covered; Agronomist John Gallienne will disucss results of a long term pasture trial (Grasslands Society Inc.). Best pasture species for beef and sheep operations. New pasture species for beef and sheep operations since the trial.
Where: 'Bundella' 640 Meeniyan Promontory Road, Buffalo
Time: 1.00pm to 3.30pm
Cost: Free, afternoon tea provided
RSVP: Jenny O'Sullivan by 22 May on 5662 5759 or 0419 153377 firstname.lastname@example.org
The Victorian Government has provided $650,000 in funding to the West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority to work with landholders to improve the quality and extent of native vegetation in the Bunurong-Cape Liptrap area.
All landholders in the project area with properties >2 ha are invited to express interest (EOI) in the project by completing a returning an EOI form to the South Gippsland Landcare Network by COB Monday, 12 May 2014.
Enquiries please contact Kate Williams on 5662 5759 or 0428 317 928 or email email@example.com.