July 2014

Western Landcare Forum

Date & Time:
Friday, August 15, 2014 - 9:00am to Saturday, August 16, 2014 - 5:00pm

Registration: Friday 15 th August at 8.30am for a 9am start (White Cliffs Community Hall)Western Landcare Forum
Theme:          “Something for Everyone”
Keynote Speakers:      Angus Gidley-Baird (Rabo Bank) • Julie Petty (MLA) • Jen Quely (Landcare NSW) • Cathy Waters/Peter Fleming/Trudie Atkinson (NSW DPI)
Forum Topics:   

  • Focus for Goat Industry (MLA)
  • Stock Health
  • Carbon Sequestration
  • Climate Variability
  • “Crowd Funding” to Finance projects
  • Cultural Heritage on Property
  • Vertebrate Pest behaviour and Biology
  • Improving ground cover
  •  Rangelands Assessment Program (RAP) and whatit can tell us
  • Pasture Condition Assessment and Plant ID.

Forum Dinner:     ‘Cocktail’ - Friday night (no charge). Guest Speaker is Sandra Martin “Communication on the Station”. Entertainment provided.