Events & Workshops

Small Farms Network Bungendore workshop

Lamb Marking and Weaning Workshop – BOOK NOW

Friday 8 September 2017 9.30 am-1.00pm Tarago (address provided on booking)

This is an opportunity to get hands on practical advice on managing your flock. The topics covered will include lamb marking, weaning, ewe management after weaning, mothering up and vaccinations for your sheep. The management requirements for different breeds of sheep will also be considered. Our guest speakers are Matt Lieschke, Senior Land Services Officer – Livestock and Bill Johnson, District Veterinarian from South East Local Land Services. Equipment and morning tea provided. The cost is $20.00 (plus booking fee).

From the Ground Up – Understanding Soils – BOOK NOW

Bywong/Wamboin – 2 days – 2 September and 21 October 10.00am-4.00pm

Join Jo Powells for two days of learning about soils including soil and land capability, simple tools for assessing soil health, reading the landscape and understanding soil test results. As part of the field days participants will get the opportunity to purchase subsidised soil tests. Read more in the flyer below.

Soils Flyer- Small Farms Network 2017 PDF

Working with Weeds – Practical Weed Management – BOOK NOW

Sutton 14 October 2017 – 9.30am- 3.30pm.

Alison Elvin from Natural Capital Pty Ltd will be back in October with her unique, lifelong expertise in natural resource management. With her inspiring take on land management we will be focusing on plant/weed identification, going for a paddock walk, talking about control options and how to manage your land after weed removal.

Fencing – Where and How for Small Farms – Event Summary

If you missed the day read all about it now in the event summary.

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