The Tintinara Regional Area Development Enterprise Inc will host US livestock expert Dr Temple Grandin in July for a series of events from July 18 to 21.
- Tue 18 July: Gala Luncheon 11am – 3pm
An afternoon hosted by TRADE, where Dr Grandin will share her personal journey in agriculture, animal behavior science and her experiences with autism.
- Wed 19 July: Different Minds Create Diverse Communities 10am – 3pm
Dr Grandin will celebrate that every community needs different minds. Experts in the Autism field will share their knowledge and give practical strategies for educators, SSO and parents.
- Thur 20 July: Livestock Management Systems 1pm – 4pm
Dr Grandin is an animal behavior scientist who has been instrumental in the development of animal processing and handling systems (includes yard design). Her principles of calm livestock movement and creating calm environments are the foundation for better overall production.
- Fri 21 July: Improving Livestock Handling 10am – 4pm
Following on from Thursday Livestock Management Systems, Improving Livestock Handling will explore ways to improve animal handling within your management system, to gain the rewards of less injuries and overall improved productivity.
Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - Friday, July 21, 2017
Time: 1:30 am - 6:30 am
Venue: Tintinara Hall
Tintinara, SA, Australia