TopFodder Silage Workshop - East Gippsland
Start Date/Time: Monday, 11 September 2017 9:30 AM
End Date/Time: Tuesday, 12 September 2017 3:00 PM
Recurring Event: One time event
Location: East Gippsland
Description:

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TopFodder Silage Workshop


Dairy Australia has revamped the original Topfodder courses and have developed a 2-day workshop that covers the science of silage making.

 

Frank Mickan, Agriculture Victoria

Pasture and Fodder Conservation Specialist

Workshop Overview

Making and feeding high quality silage with lower fibre levels encourages higher feed intakes and better cow performance. This workshop highlights the steps for making high quality temperate pasture silage.

 

Workshop aims to help farmers to:

 

·      Improve the quality of silage made

·      Evaluate the role of silage within your system

·      Reduce losses and wastage (during harvest, storage & feed-out)

·      Develop a better understanding of the cost of fodder conservation

·      Make silage production more profitable

 

Workshop Delivery


Location:    West Gippsland

Dates:         4 & 5 September

Time:           9.45am – 3.00pm         

                      (lunch provided)

Venue:         Agriculture Victoria

1301 Hazeldean Road Ellinbank

Location:    South Gippsland

Dates:         7 & 8 September

Time:           9.45am – 3.00pm

                      (lunch provided)

Venue:         Federation Training

                      130 Nerrena Road, Leongatha

Location:    East Gippsland

Dates:         11 & 12 September

Time:           9.45am – 3.00pm

                      (lunch provided)

Venue:         Maffra Football Club,

                      19 John Street, Maffra


 

Register with GippsDairy | 5624 3900 | info@gippsdairy.com.au

Limited to a maximum of 20 participants

 


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