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Dairy Workforce Discussion Groups


Cuprona, Cressy, Togari, Christmas Hills


05/03/2018, 06/03/2018, 27/03/2018, 29/03/2018

Dairy Workforce Discussion Groups

Managing staff and ensuring compliance with workplace laws.  Topics to be covered at the group meetings:
  • Why do people stay and why do people leave?
  • Changes individual dairy farmers have made to improve retention rates on their farms
  • Pastoral Award including:
  o Calculation of Individual Flexibility Agreements (IFA’s) salary,
  o Pay rates and their calculation.
  o Changes to the banked hours arrangement.
  o Farmer’s individual questions.
  • Trainees and Apprentices – with Brendan Ivory from Skills Tasmania.
  • Dairy Australia’s new Drug and Alcohol Policies

More information:  download the workshop flyer  

Where and When:

Carpenter's farm at Cuprona on Monday 5 March 2018

Harris farm at Cressy on Tuesday 6 March

Gardiner's farm at Togari on Tuesday 27 March

Matthew's farm at Christmas Hills on Thursday 29 March

Time: 11am start, BYO lunch and a chair

Contact: DairyTas on 6432 2233

Email:  admin@dairytas.net.au