Upcoming Events

Your stock: a seasonal guide to what's next
Where: Meredith - Meredith Town Hall
When: Wednesday 31 May, 2017
Time: 9.30am - 12noon
Register by contacting VFF on 1300 882 833 or register here

Topics:
  • Making meaningful decisions with Livestock Data Link: Demelsa Lollback, MLA
  • Stocking up on practical farm biosecurity: Helen McGregor, AchieveAg Solutions
  • New electronic NVDs - the final link in the chain: Neil Mulcahy, AgLive
  • Protect your health - be Q fever aware: Pat Kluver, LBN

 

Johne's disease in beef cattle - a new way forward
Where: Online webinar
When: 
Thursday 1 June 2017 - Webinar
Time: 1.00pm AEST
Register online at http://tinyurl.com/IBN-1stJune17

  • This webinar will help you to understand the new approach to Johne’s disease for beef cattle, how it will affect you and what you need to do to maintain your JBAS and market access.


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

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