DVCGA sticky beak tour - Theodore

Come along and join us on a Sticky Beaky Tour around the Dawson Valley to see and learn about different farming systems in the region.


  • Ross Hutchinson's 'Roxborough': an overview of the farming system using 12m implements with 3m centered tractors, and cotton planted on 60" row spacing. 
  • Greg Hutchinson's 'Macander': an overview of the new development; EM survey discussion and late planted cotton. 
  • Greg and Dan Austin's 'Kooroowatha': early planted cotton discussion and CSD trial walk with CSD's Sam Lee. 
  • Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries' Richard Sequeira discussion on pest management. 
  • BBQ dinner and drinks to celebrate Christmas and New Years.

Non-DVCGA members are welcome to join ($25pp to assist with costs of covering catering and bus).

Date: Tues 23 January
Time: Bus departing at 8am
Location: Theodore Showgrounds
For more: For more information or RSVP (by Friday 19th January) contact Simon Green: 0429 063 100.

Theodore, QLD