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DairySA News

The latest news and views from DairySA and our region.

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DairySA News August 2018, includes:

  • Greetings from your DairySA team
  • New pastures
  • Have you seen the new DairySA website?
  • Reflections from Verity Ingham
  • Good effluent management is good business
  • SA dairyfarmer awarded AgriFutures scholarship
  • Can you imagine saving up to $40,000 in power costs?

 

Download DairySA News August 2018 (PDF,380KB)

 

 

DairySA News July 2018, includes:

  • 2018 DairySA Innovation Day success
  • And the winners are..
  • Farmer panel offers frank insights into dairy industry
  • US trip for young SA dairyfarmer
  • Discussion groups power on with industry funding
  • Mycoplasma bovis in Australia

Download DairySA News July 2018 (PDF, 379 KB) 


DairySA News June 2018
, includes:

  • Important dates for your diary in June 2018
  • 2018 DairySA Innovation Day ' People, Pastures, Pathways'
  • South Australian farmer assembles her 'A Team'
  • Dairy tour opens eyes to Tassie's large dairy enterprises
  • Advance your dairy business
  • ImProving Herds Project highlighted at National Muster

Download DairySA News June 2018 (PDF, 354 KB)

 

DairySA News May 2018, includes:

  • Important dates for your diary in May 2018
  • 2018 DairySA Innovation Day ' People, Pastures, Pathways'
  • Dairy Farm Monitor Project call for participants (DFMP)
  • Don't just hope for better, be better
  • Farm business courses tailored to farmers financial 'know-how'
  • Why prevention of lameness is vital
  • Join a DairySA Discussion Group!

Download DairySA News May 2018 (PDF, 370 KB)

 

DairySA News April 2018, includes:

  • Important dates for your diary in April 2018
  • The 2018 DairySA Central Conference delves into change
  • DairySA Innovation Day on the horizon
  • Reflections from DairySA's Chair Michael Connor
  • What are the three secret weapons for recruitment success?
  • Communication vital for successful change
  • And that's a wrap - conference delegates share their thoughts
  • Just remember the three simple rules
  • Taking Stock - one on one review for your business
  • Laser detection and milk analysis set to be a game changer
  • How to I select the right Variable Rate Irrigation system?
  • 'Next Gen Challenge' participants ready to step up

Download DairySA News April 2018 (PDF, 350 KB)

 

DairySA News March 2018, includes:

  • Important dates for your diary in March 2018
  • The 2018 DairySA Central Conference showcases change
  • Join us at Race About Dairy - Lucindale Field Days
  • Reflections on the recent Australian Dairy Conference
  • Michele Golder is helping make dairy farms safer
  • LPA recognises dairy assurance programs
  • NZ dairyfarm offers insight into successful systems

Download DairySA News March 2018 (PDF, 370 KB)

 

DairySA News February 2018, includes:

  • Important dates for your diary in February 2018
  • The 2018 DairySA Central Conference covers all the bases
  • Sponsorship Opportunities now available
  • Irrigation Innovations Tassie Tour
  • Making time to 'Take Stock' in the New Year
  • Fleurieu farmers check on irrigated pasture efficiencies
  • Keeping cows cool should be top of mind this Summer

Download DairySA News February 2018 (PDF, 250 KB)

 

DairySA News December 2017, includes:

  • Important dates for your diary in December 2017
  • 2016-17 Dairy Farm Monitor Report now available
  • Festive season offers time for reflection and thanks
  • What's new on YouTube?
  • FPFP Program aims to achieve profitable balance
  • Keep cows cool this Summer
  • Are you up for a challenge?
  • Tips on managing staff from People in Dairy DG

Download DairySA News December 2017 (PDF, 370 KB)

 

DairySA News November 2017, includes:

  • Important dates for your diary in December 2017
  • Message from the Chair
  • Spotlight on DairySA - What we do
  • DairySA Annual Report
  • Latest Situation & Outlook
  • Are you Up for the Challenge?
  • Safety First, Every Time
  • Measurement the key to irrigation performance
  • Massive pasture research project inspires local reps
  • Leading in Dairy program builds confidence
  • Have you booked your DairySA Ladies Lunch?
  • A closer look at soil moisture monitoring
  • Pastures: What's New, What's different?
  • Herd Data App simpler than pen and paper
  • Significant savings using variable rate irrigation
  • Busting myths on disbudding
  • DairySA activity roundup

Download DairySA News November 2017 (PDF, 370 KB)

 

DairySA News October 2017, includes:

  • Important dates for your diary in October 2017
  • DairySA Annual General Meeting
  • Pitch your fabulous dairy idea!
  • Join a Ladies Lunch
  • Downer Cow workshop highlights commonsense approach
  • Timely irrigation is still essential after wet start to season
  • Many leadership lessons learnt from Leading in Dairy
  • Pain relief key to disbudding

Download DairySA News October 2017 (PDF, 370 KB)

 

DairySA News September 2017, includes:

  • Important dates for your diary in September 2017
  • Keen to shape the future of dairying in SA?
  • Jump on board and make a difference
  • DairySA activity roundup
  • DairySA's Rick Hinge features in SA Mental Health Commission video
  • DairySA strengthens commitment to wellbeing
  • Is it OK for cows to graze along creeks and rivers?
  • Use the right chemicals for the right job
  • Dairy Australia launches new website

Download DairySA News September 2017 (PDF, 370 KB)

 

DairySA News August 2017, includes:

  • Important dates for your diary in August 2017
  • Call for 'Legendairy Ambassadors' for Royal Adelaide Show
  • DairySA activity roundup
  • DairySA takes to YouTube
  • Valuable lessons from large scale dairy operations
  • Calf rearing workshop offers good reminders
  • Mt Schank a Legendairy finalist
  • Want to drive down your farm energy costs?
  • 'Leading in Dairy' wrapping up soon
  • DairySA seeks recycling solutions
  • People in Dairy

Download DairySA News August 2017 (PDF, 370 KB)

 

DairySA News June 2017, Special Edition includes:

  • Important dates for your diary in June 2017
  • DairySA Innovation Day 2017
  • DairySA welcomes new Extension Officer
  • DairySA releases new strategic plan
  • Diary Dates
  • Data needs to work for your business
  • People in Dairy - 'Look up and Live'/'Cows Create Careers' program
  • Dairy Farm Monitor Project - call for participants
  • 'Virtual Herding technology could change landscape of dairy farms
  • New tools make dairy herd recording easy
  • Join the network of 'Legendairy' women
  • Leading NRM - building a network of dairy industry leaders
  • YDNSA - Looking beyond the SA border
  • Irrigation scheduling optimises return
  • Case Study: Geoff Simons from Baseby
  • Catch cans and system checks save energy and money

Download DairySA News June 2017 (PDF, 370 KB)

 

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