Spring sticky beak pasture walk – Ebenezer
September 20, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Ebenezer Pasture Demo Site
Schneider Rd & Carrara Hill Rd
Ebenezer SA 5355
Australia (just off Sturt Highway
Join guest speakers from Farmer Johns, Anthony Ellis and Pasture Genetics, Rehn Freebairn and the Koonunga Ag Bureau to observe how pasture varieties respond to the local environment and how they can fit into your system to fill feed gaps.
- establishing and grazing lucernes (planted in 2016)
- early feed opportunities using cereals
- simulated grazing strips demonstrating opportunities
- perennial grasses and their persistence for the local environment- planted in 2016
- mid-row pasture varieties
Followed by BBQ dinner with the Koonunga Ag Bureau. Welcome to also join the Bureau meeting immediately after to hear from guest speaker Shane (Crash) Schiller, Farmtech who will present on the topic ‘Precision Ag for both cropping and viticulture’.