Southern Dairy Hub Field Day October 2021

All welcome

Southern Dairy Hub October 2021 Field day

Registrations open at 10.00am with 10.30am start

Preparing for change, finding solutions and looking forward to what’s next for SDH in 2022!

Topics will include:

- We have guest Northern Southland farmer Angela Reid talking about her journey to reducing N fertiliser on farm and making it work practically without jeopardising on farm production; how do our low impact farmlets compare and compete having only received 50kg N/ha/yr for the last 3 seasons

Catch crops for cleaner water: hear about Plant and Food’s catch crop research at SDH

SDH and farmer involvement in the Participatory Research Project: the easy wins for reducing nutrient loss to water and their impact on greenhouse gases and farm profitability

Future farm systems: what direction will our next farm systems comparison head?

Parking: 225 Branxholme Makarewa Road, Makarewa (Opposite Alliance Group Plant)

Contact Nicole Cochrane for any enquiries: PH: 0212408529 or

Protect our industry - please arrive with clean boots to prevent the spread of disease, pest or weed.

Unfortunately, due to Covid-19 restrictions lunch will not be provided but are you more than welcome to BYO

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