Livestock Basics Day

15 December 2020

TITLE: Livestock Basics Day

DATE: Tuesday 15 December 2020

TIME: 9am - 4.30pm

LOCATION: 228 Jerry Rd, Wakool NSW 2710, Australia

COST: FREE for WMLIG members. $10 for non-members (includes annual WMLIG membership)

ORGANISER: Western Murray Land Improvement Group and Young Country Networkers


An essential day for anyone involved in the livestock industry, from newcomers to well-experienced wanting to polish up on best practice.
Topics covered on the day will include:
  • general health considerations
  • best practice tagging, drenching, needling, docking & castration
  • what to look for when selecting stock
  • pros/cons of different breeds
  • sales options
  • crutching and shearing demo
  • wool classing basics & reading appraisal reports
  • what it takes to run a stud
Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided
Please bring along your own chair and water bottle
RSVP essential.
Register by 10th December via the link or call 03 5453 1577 for help booking a ticket
This is a joint event between Western Murray Land Improvement Group and Young Country Networkers. It is funded by the NSW DPI Young Farmer Business Program.