Upcoming Events

Farm biosecurity planning workshops

Where & when: Warragul - Wednesday 14 June, Benalla - Thursday 15 June, Hamilton Friday 23 June
Time: 9.30am-3.00pm

Register online at https://jbasworkshops.eventrbite.com.au

Topics:
 

  • Understand the new approach to Johne’s disease for beef cattle and the way forward
  • Complete a biosecurity plan for your property to maintain a Johne’s Beef Assurance Score (JBAS) of 6 or higher
  • Protect your business and market access

 

Your sheep: a seasonal guide to what's next

Where: Kaniva - Community Hub
When: Monday 19 June, 2017
Time: 9.30am - 12noon
Register by contacting VFF on 1300 882 833 or register online here

Topics:
  • Cheap grain? Convert it to lambs, meat & $$$ with smart nutrition: Jess Revell, Coprice
  • Turn eID & feedback into performance with Livestock Data Link: Michael Craig, Tuloona Pastoral
  • Ballsy biosecurity helps beat ovine brucellosis: Aimee Sluggett, Agriculture Victoria
  • New eNVDs – the final link in the chain: Neil Mulchay, AgLive
Your sheep: a seasonal guide to what's next
Where: Sea Lake - Community Centre
When: Monday 20 June, 2017
Time: 9.30am - 2pm
Register by contacting VFF on 1300 882 833 or register online here

Topics:
  • Cheap grain? Convert it to lambs, meat & $$$ with smart nutrition: Shyamal Das, Coprice
  • Turn eID & feedback into performance with Livestock Data Link: TBC, MLA
  • Ballsy biosecurity helps beat ovine brucellosis: Anna Lalusis-Derks, Agriculture Victoria
  • New eNVDs – the final link in the chain: Neil Mulchay, AgLive
  • eID gear in action at John Clohesy’s farm
Stock up: a practical guide to what's next
Where: Werrimull
When: Tuesday 25 July, 2017
Time: 9.30am - 12noon

*more details coming soon

Stock up: a practical guide to what's next
Where: Wilaura
When: Tuesday 22 August, 2017
Time: 9.30am - 12noon

*more details coming soon

Stock up: a practical guide to what's next
Where: Newlyn
When: Wednesday 6 September, 2017
Time: 9.30am - 12noon

*more details coming soon

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Past events 

2017

2016

2015

  • Sheep health and nutrition: Echuca
  • Cattle health and nutrition: Hamilton, Warragul
  • Red meat roadshow: Mansfield 2015

2014

  • Safe vaccination workshop: Stockyard Hill, Casterton
  • Red meat roadshow: Dunkeld, Alexandra
  • Small farmers livestock network: Hurstbridge
  • Pestivirus workshop: Alexandra, Warragul, Grantville, Mortlake, Walwa
  • Biosecurity for young farmers: Melbourne
  • Theileriosis and autumn health: Wonthaggi
  • Vibriosis and trace elements: Yea

2013

  • Ovine brucellosis: Wimmera
  • Ovine Johnes Disease management forum: Donald, Edenhope, Ararat
  • Invasive animal management: Glenrowan, Glentipy
  • Pyrenees lice group: Beaufort
  • Leptospirosis and theileriosis: Drouin
  • Small farmers livestock network: Mornington Peninsula, Woodend, Main Ridge, Pakenham

2012

  • Ovine Johnes Disease, lice and safe vaccination: Casterton, Edenhope
  • Cattle health and nutrition: Benalla
  • Sheep biosecurity forum: Burrumbeet, Rokewood
  • Livestock biosecurity forum: Whittlesea, Benalla
  • Safe vaccination workshop: Beaufort

2011

  • Ceased mulesing: Ballarat
  • Lice, footrot, NVDs & SHS use: Sale
  • Ovine Johnes Disease, parasites and safe vaccination: Ruffy, Beaufort