Supplementary feeding of livestock in dry times

Tuesday 29 May, 2018 from 12.30pm til 4pm – Candelo Town Hall
Lunch provided on arrival.

This half-day session will provide local beef and sheep farmers with information and
tips for managing livestock during periods of below average rainfall and slow pasture

The workshop will focus on:

  • Understanding nutritional requirements of your class of livestock
  • Estimating and understanding what feed you have in the paddock
  • Supplementary feeding options: quality, quantity, cost, timing, logistics, equipment
  • Animal health considerations in dry times and in introducing supplementary feeding
  • Support available

Presenters include:
Phil Pittolo (Pittolo Nutrition)
Helen Schaefer (SE LLS, District Veterinarian)
Steve Jarick (Rural Financial Counselling Service)
For information and to RSVP contact: South East Local Land Services – Bega Office on 02 6491 7806 or or email Farmers’ Network