A Confinement feeding workshop will be held at Kimba on December 12, with registration to start at 8.45am for a 9am start. Guest Speaker Hamish Dickson from AgriPartner Consulting will discuss the following topics:
– Introduction to containment areas and feedlots; purpose/benefits/considerations
– Design and construction of best practice facilities
– Management and nutrition of stock in containment, including induction and exit
– Costs and profitability of using containment areas and feedlots
The workshop also includes a farmers’ forum where local farmers will speak about their experiences, tips and trials.
Details: Registrations close Friday, December 8. To RSVP contact Mary Crawford on 0407 187 878.
Date: Monday, December 11, 2017
Time: 11:15 pm - 4:30 am
Venue: Kimba Council Chambers
Kimba, SA, Australia