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Focus Farm Open Day 6th March 2019

"Minimising Risk/Maximising Opportunity"

No one wants to deal with unnecessary stress or paperwork associated with an on farm accident or fatality.  So what can you do now to embed a safety culture in your team on YOUR farm? Come hear what is possible in training and incentives.  Also autumn is the ideal time to set up your pasture to maximise next season, learn what actions you need to take.
Do not miss out on this FREE event designed to help you and your dairy business.


10:15 am –Cuppa

10:30 – Summary of the project to date & current situation on farm – Basil Doonan with Dave & Jane Field.

Minimise risk – Practical tips & tools to create a safety 1st farm culture
Sarah Thompson – Dairy Australia- introducing the Farm Safety Starter Kit
Kate Gofton- sharing a personal experience of an on farm tractor fatality on their dairy farm near Scottsdale.
Phil John – Facts & figures along with what can Farm Safe Tasmania to for you to help embed a safety first culture on your farm?

Maximising the opportunity to build capacity in your team
Denise College – Tas TAFE- increase staff capacity through training
Ali Dawson – MGET - navigating government incentive schemes.

12:30 pm – 1pm BBQ lunch (sponsored) Thanks Dean, James & team!

1 – 2 pm – Bus farm tour with Fields & Jason Lynch 
Maximise next season now with Autumn Agronomy Actions
• Pest Identification
• Pest management guide
• The DA pasture guide
• Pasture condition scoring & Pasture renovation
• Hump & Hollow – what works well when developing new ground

2:00– Day Concludes

Please RSVP here



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