New course for irrigation farmers

Monday 9 January, 2017

Agriculture Victoria will hold a free course to help irrigation farmers make the most of their water next month.

The course will help improve understanding of getting the most out of irrigation assets and will go through options to improve water use efficiency.

To RSVP, phone Neil McLeod on (03) 5833 5250.

Topics

Day 1:

How understanding your soil, water and irrigation system can improve profitability

Water Trading and making the most of the water market

Day 2:

Irrigation systems – making the most of what you’ve got and options for the future

Farm Walks – the latest irrigation technology and comparisons between different systems

Day 3:

Irrigation advice

Opportunity for participants to meet individually with presenters on farm to discuss topics of interest

Date and Time

Numurkah

Day 1: 9 February 2017, 10am - 3pm. Shamrock Hotel, 5-13 Melville St

Day 2: 16 February 2017, 10am - 3pm. Shamrock Hotel, 5-13 Melville St

Day 3: 23 February 2017 - by appointment

Kyabram

Day 1: 10 February 2017, 10am - 3pm. Hurleys Hotel, 217-219 Allan St

Day 2: 17 February 2017, 10am - 3pm. Hurleys Hotel, 217-219 Allan St

Day 3: 24 February 2017 - by appointment