Mountain Milk Line Newsletter: October 2012
The Mountain Milk Line is produced by the DPI Dairy Services Branch and North East Murray Dairy
Inside your October Mountain Milk Line:
- Summer Crops - tips, traps and tactics
- Consider the current economics of feeding grain
- It's time to check your soil health
- Mop the floor with your bull management
- Monthly reminders
Scholarships to develop skills across the dairy industry
A group of key dairy organisations have joined forces to offer 20 scholarships, valued at $2,500 each, across Australia to enhance the skills of those working in the dairy industry.
The scholarships are available to individuals already working in the dairy industry who want to progress their career in dairyfarming, dairy processing/manufacturing or dairy support services.
Applications close on Friday, October 19. To find out more, including how to apply, visit the NCDEA website (www.ncdea.edu.au/gardinerscholarship).
PeopleGPS (people management and recruiting)
November 12, 13, 27 and 28, 10 am - 3 pm.
King Valley Learning Exchange, Moyhu.
Cost $300. Register with Carole McFadzean (03) 5824 5535.
Manage Farm Safety
November 5 and 12, 10 am - 3 pm.
Tallangatta. Contact Shirley Hurley (03) 5833 2846.
Classifieds: Strictly related to North East dairy farmers
For sale 62 mega litres of Kiewa River irrigation water. This water is available for permanent trade along the main stem of the Kiewa River and is offered at La nina price in an El Nino year. For enquiries please call Russell on 0427 545 293.
To post an article in this section, strictly related to NE dairy farmers, please contact Dennis Watson, telephone (02) 6030 4567, before the end of the month.
Any feedback or comments are welcomed by the editor Dennis Watson, telephone (02) 6030 4567.
Published by the Department of Environment and Primary Industries, Farm Services Victoria, Dairy Services Branch, August, 2012
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