FIELD DAY

10th October 2018

10:30am – 1:00pm

Venue: Southern Dairy Hub

Parking: Gate B – 225 Branxholme

Makarewa Road, Makarewa

(Opposite Alliance Group Plant)

 

Join us on farm to get the latest updates of what’s been happening on farm and with the research projects

The Southern Dairy Hub along with Senior Scientist, Dawn Dalley from DairyNZ and AgResearch will give updates on the farm, and science projects that have been in progress over the winter.

Guest Speakers:

  • Shane Griffin – Southern Dairy Hub’s Farm Manager – will provide a farm update
  • Dr. Dawn Dalley – DairyNZ Senior Scientist – will report on the winter results from the R1’s and the cows managed on the standard and low impact kale vs. fodder beet farmlets. There will also be an update on the farm systems implementation.
  • Dr Ross Monaghan – AgResearch – Will provide a progress report on the N leaching story and the 12-month stream sampling.

Please RSVP for catering purposes by: 8th October 2018

Ronda Ridsdale – ronda.ridsdale@dairynz.co.nz or 03 218 2274

 

Please arrive with CLEAN footwear.  Disinfectant facilities will be available on arrival & departure.

Thank-you for respecting your host farmer.

 

Southern Dairy Hub Limited Partner Investors:

 

Lunch kindly supplied by: