Welcome to the
      Central Gippsland BeefCheque Group

This discussion group is the amalgamation of three groups (Flynn, Glengarry and Central Gippsland) that completed the BeefCheque course.

Membership is open to all and the meetings for the year can be found on a link below. If you have an interest in joining or attending a particular session please email me to add your name to the mailing list and receive details on how to get to the meeting venue. The meetings usually occur at 9:30am on the third or fourth Friday of the month.

Meetings for 2018





Host Farm/Venue

January 19th
Planning Session for 2018
Greg Steer Glengarry Park
February 16th
Vet Session  - Calving, Q-Fever and General Discussion
Trystan - Maffra Veterinary Centre Melissa Ainsworth DPI Maffra
March 23rd
Pasture Renovation & Management
Fiona Baker
Greg Steer
Graeme & Wendy Calway
April 20th
Visit to Greenham's Moe

Greg Steer
Greenham's Moe
May 18th
Pulp Mill Waste - Trials and Results
Jason Muldoon - Gippsland Soil Solutions
Chris Bowlen Field Trip - Loy Yang
June 15th
Low Stress Cattle Handling/Yard Design
Stuart White/Norton representative
Chris Bowlen Stuart White
July 20th
PGG Wrightson Seeds Pasture Trial - Ballarat Darrel Rowe - PGG Wrightson Seeds Chris Bowlen Field Trip - Ballarat
August 17th
When to Spray? Dock, Barley Grass, Cape Weed, etc
Billy Marshall
Greg Steer

September 21st
Going Organic - What is Involved?
Chris Bowlen Chris Bowlen
Chris Bowlen
Vacant at the moment

November 16th
Gippy Goat - End of Year Session and Neerim Trout Farm

Greg Symons Field Trip

Useful Farm Links

Updated 20 January 2018