Field Day Program:
Learn about the activities that have been implemented to evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of irrigation at Tocal- what does the first year of data tell us?
Peter Smith, Sapphire Irrigation Consulting/ Site Coordinator
How is irrigation managed at Tocal and has the project created opportunities to better optimise yield under the irrigated areas?
Matt Brett, Tocal Dairy Manager
Maximising water productivity in dairy- scheduling right to optimise not penalise yield!
Dr James Hills, TIA
Pros & cons of working with soil moisture monitors panel discussion with local farmers & irrigation specialists.
Get familiar with IrriPasture- a free irrigation scheduling tool for the dairy industry
Measuring Pasture from Satellite- how is Pasture.io used in the SIP2 Project?
*Dr James Hills is Australias leading expert in irrigation for the dairy industry. His tips will ensure you leave the field day with a different way of thinking about scheduling your irrigation to start-up on time, avoid unnecessary yield losses and optimise your water use!