2018 Maximising on-farm irrigation profitability tour - northern NSW and southern QLD

Are you interested in seeing Keytah irrigation automation site, visiting Cubbie Station or hearing all about Irrigation scheduling technologies & matching irrigation with crop water use?

As part of the Smarter Irrigation for Profit Maximising on Farm Irrigation Profitability and CRDC Grassroots Grants projects, IREC & SVCGA are hosting a four day irrigation cropping tour to Moree and St George to see these things and more!

Date: Wednesday 7 to Saturday 10 February 2018
Visiting:

  • Central West Farming System demo farm, Condobolin
  • Gwydir Valley Irrigators Association field day Keytah, Moree
  • Ed Willis, Bullamon Plains, Thallon
  • Craig Saunders, Plantation, St George
  • Rob Jakins, Illawarra, St George
  • Cubbie Station, Dirranbandi
  • Vast Solar Jemalong Station solar farm, Forbes

Cost: $250 inc. GST for IREC & SVCGA members or $450 inc. GST for non members. Includes all transport (coach from Griffith to St George), accommodation (twin share) and all meals.
Departing: 6:30am Griffith Tourist Info Centre
More information:

RSVP: RSVP to IREC by Friday 2 February, 2018: 02 6963 0936, irec@irec.org.au. Seats are limited!

Date: 
07/02/2018
Location: 
Griffith NSW