Presented by Seymour Agricultural and Pastoral Society the Farm Lectures provide practical information on general farming and agriculture.

Event Timeslots (18)

Friday
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Cattle Production Basics; introducing the basic procedures involved in running a small cattle herd - Experienced local cattle manager

Friday
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Small Farm Weed Management; identifying problem weeds, management and eradication options - Rob Richardson from Seymour Ag Supplies

Friday
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Is bio-control an option for managing widespread weeds? Resources available for those wanting to implement bio-control as part of weed management (gorse and blackberry case studies) - Greg Lefoe from Invertebrate & Weed Sciences Agriculture Victoria Research

Friday
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Keeping stock healthy; preventative health measures for cattle and sheep - Dr Patrick Kluver from Victorian Farmers Federation

Friday
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Owning livestock; your rights and responsibilities and on farm bio-security - Dr Karin Morgan from Agriculture Victoria

Friday
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Cattle reproduction and calving management - Dr John Dalziel veterinary surgeon and experienced local cattle managers

Saturday
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Feeding and managing livestock in dry times - Garry Armstrong from Agriculture Victoria

Saturday
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Cattle production basics - experienced local cattle managers

Saturday
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Hunting down diseases in livestock; how the animal health service works in Victoria and what we are discovering - Professor Grant Rawlin from Agriculture Victoria

Saturday
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Cattle reproduction and calving management - Dr John Dalziel veterinary surgeon and experienced local cattle managers

Saturday
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Pastures for profit - Rob Richardson from Seymour Ag Supplies

Saturday
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Seven sheep essentials - Jill Noble and Gary Tie from Hallston Valley Farm

Sunday
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Cattle production basics - experienced local cattle managers

Sunday
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Five business skills for farming success - Jill Noble and Gary Tie from Hallston Valley Farm

Sunday
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Boer goats - Dean Smith and Patricia Filipetto from Boer Goat Breeders Association

Sunday
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Fruit fly traps; an effective lure for female flies - Colin Bain from Biotrap Australia

Sunday
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Farm insurance - Stuart Benton from Benton Insurance Services

Sunday
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Alpacas; an overview of owning alpacas - Ann Sales from Davidalla Alpacas