Dry seasons support
Feeding stock and growing crops in the Millewa
Millewa farmers are invited to attend a free community event to hear from Agriculture Victoria’s experts on livestock management, planning next year’s crops, managing soils and options for dry seasonal conditions support.
Where: Millewa Community Complex, Cullulleraine
Date: Wednesday 18 September 2019
When: 3pm – 6pm, followed by a free BBQ dinner
RSVP: Please RSVP by Monday 16 September to Darryl Pearl, (03) 5036 4831 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Millewa dry seasons drop-in centre
Millewa farmers are invited to drop-in to the Millewa Resource Centre for a cuppa and chat with Agriculture Victoria staff.
Discussions can cover a range of topics including feed budgeting and rations, hay and crop decision making and soil management.
Other services and supports can also be discussed, including Rural Financial Counsellors, accessing the Farm Household Allowance and concessional loans programs.
Where: Millewa Resource Centre, Cullulleraine
- Thursday 19 September
- Thursday 26 September
- Tuesday 1 October
When: 12pm – 3pm
Apply for a grant soon to ensure you don’t miss out!
The Victorian Government is continuing to provide support for farmers facing drought and dry conditions across Victoria.
The On-Farm Drought Infrastructure Support Grant and the Pasture Recovery and Management Grant continue to be available until funds are expended.
The application period for the Farm Business Assistance Program (including the Farm Support Fund) has been extended to 30 September 2019 to allow eligible farm businesses further time to apply.
Visit Rural Finance or call 1800 260 425 for guideline and application details (eligibility criteria apply).