Muster to Shape the Future of Landcare in NSW

Muster to Shape the Future of Landcare in NSW

The Landcare NSW Muster is held every two years to ensure that what Landcare NSW delivers on is based on what Landcarers asked them to do. This year it will be held on the morning of Wednesday 25th October before the 2017 NSW Landcare and Local Land Services Conference in Albury. Landcare NSW encourage all Landcarers to […]

Restoring Fertile Productive Soils Forum and Field Day

Restoring Fertile Productive Soils Forum and Field Day

Candelo Town Hall Saturday 14th October 2017 9am – 4.30pm Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided. Registration essential for catering. Cost $20 to assist with soil and leaf analysis costs payable on the day. RSVP to Heidi on 0428 596 047 (text) or email: heidi@candelosalers.com Sponsored by: Southern Farm Supplies, Gosh Seaweed concentrate, Bega […]

NEXT FARMERS’ NETWORK EVENT – Improving Reproduction Rates in Beef – Wed 4th Oct

NEXT FARMERS’ NETWORK EVENT – Improving Reproduction Rates in Beef – Wed 4th Oct

Developed by Australia’s leading vets, cattle specialists and rural business experts, ReproActive is an outstanding specialised training workshop series designed to help maximise the reproductive potential of herds. Each module will provide a wealth of knowledge to producers, resellers and veterinarians. Register online at http://www.reproactivebega.eventbrite.com.au

Weeds…..stop feeling overwhelmed and help your community develop a plan!

Weeds…..stop feeling overwhelmed and help your community develop a plan!

As part of the new Biosecurity Act Bega Valley Shire Council will be developing Local Weed Management Plans.  These Plans will open up opportunities to tackle weeds strategically in your area.  If you would like to discuss your weed issues and work together with you local community and Landcare to develop a strategic approach, please contact Chris at […]

New weed found on the coast

New weed found on the coast

Dune Onion Weed found on the South Coast… Unfortunately a new beach invader has just been discovered on our Far South Coast beaches at three widely separated sites.  Dune Onion Weed (Trachyandra divaricata) looks rather like a ‘limp’ agapanthus with clumps of bright green flat strappy leaves about 70cm long.  The plants found locally were […]

New Grazing Booklet Released

New Grazing Booklet Released

Dry Land Grazing on the Far South Coast – A Guide for New Landowners This booklet is not about livestock selection, it is about knowing what livestock like to eat and do well on, and this is one of the keys to making a profit in coastal dry land grazing. This easy to read booklet […]