Events

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​A listing of events that might be useful for your farming business.​  All times are Tasmanian time zone.

​    Title
    Location​​​​​    Description
​Tasmanian Show Dates 2020​
(all dates to be confirmed)
​Statewide
Burnie: 2-3 October
​Flinders Island: 16 October
Hobart: 21-24 October
Ulverstone: 31 October
Sheffield: 6 November
Westbury: 7 November
Brighton: 7-8 November
Scottsdale: 14 November
Huon: 14 November
Circular Head: 28 November
AUGUST 2020


​Brand Tasmania Workshops

Sorell


Launceston
Who:  Brand Tasmania and Business Tasmania
​When:  4.00pm - 6.30pm, Thursday 13 August 2020
​Where:  South East Trade Training Centre, 10 Forcett Street, Sorell.

When:  4.00pm - 6.30pm, Wednesday 26 August 2020
​Where:  Tailrace Centre, 1 Waterfront Drive, Riverside.

You will have the opportunity to learn about "brand storytelling", what narrative is - and the power of it. You will learn how to put your individual story together and can begin using your story in your own work - no matter what you do.  There is no cost for this event.

Register
​Tassie Profitable Fertile Beef
To be advised
Who:  Smithton Veterinary Service 
When:  To be advised 
Contact:  Christina Johnson 0419 726 417  or christina.johnson@smithtonvet.com.au

Learn how to run a highly fertile and profitable beef enterprise by participating in a new training package - Fertile Profitable Beef - from MLA's Profitable Grazing Systems.
​Applications close Friday 4 September.
 
More information   |   Register
​Poly tunnels workshop

​SelbourneWho:  Tasmanian Natural Garlic & Tomatoes 
When:  9.45am - 1pm, 15 August 2020 
Where:  338 Four Springs Road, Selbourne


Learn how to build an effective, low-cost poly tunnel or shade house of any size, to suit your needs. Nevil Reed is back with this popular, practical workshop, to help you create the best poly tunnel system for your garden. Bookings close August 10.

More information

​Focus Farm ​WebinarWho:  DairyTas
When:  12.30pm - 1.30pm, 18 August 2020
Contact:  Sian Savage on 0473 165 389

Monthly Webinar covering topics relating to the Tasmanian Focus Farm. Join Consultant Jeremy Savage and Farm Manager James Greenacre as they discuss the tools they are using for feed budgeting, recording covers and growth rates on the Rosemount Ag farm.

RSVP 
​Using soil moisture monitoring & eadily available water​OnlineWho:  Dairy Australia
When:  10.30am - 11.30am, 19 August 2020

Topics include:
• Introduction to soil moisture monitoring
• Using technology to determine soil moisture
• Timing, placement and importance of installing the soil moisture probes appropriately
• Soil moisture signature and what it means for different sites

RSVP   |   More information

​Employer of Choice​WebinarWho:  Dairy Australia
When:  7.30pm - 8.30pm, 19 August 2020

This highly informative series will include practical pointers on how to develop your own and your staffs management skills. The key areas required to be in the desirable position of employer of choice will be covered with immediately actionable tips for improving your business.

RSVP

To catch up on webinars in this series that you may have missed:
Video introduction to this series
Webinar 1: Management Development 
                   Webinar recording and supporting notes
Webinar 2: Delivering on Your Promise 
                   Webinar recording and supporting notes
Webinar 3: Accountability 
                   Webinar recording and supporting notes
Virtual Open Days
​To be confirmed
Who:  Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture
When:  9am - 5pm, 25 August 2020 

This year, our Open Days are going virtual!   Dates and details to be confirmed.​

Read more

SEPTEMBER 2020
​Tasmanian Women in Agriculture AGM​To be confirmedWhen:   1 September 2020
​Where:  To be confirmed

The Annual General Meeting is coming up and while we are finalising some details - including amazing speakers and venue, we want to see you there.  Save 1 September for a day of connecting, learning and good food.
Brand Tasmania Workshops

​To be confirmed
Who:  Brand Tasmania and Business Tasmania

1 September - Huonville
8 September - Queenstown
9 September - Devonport
15 September - Triabunna
22 September - St Helens

You will have the opportunity to learn about "brand storytelling", what narrative is - and the power of it. You will learn how to put your individual story together and can begin using your story in your own work - no matter what you do.  There is no cost for this event.
​OCTOBER 2020
​NOVEMBER 2020​
​Recreation Day​Northern Tasmania​2 November
​2020 Cross Pollinate​TriabunnaWhen:   15 and 16 November 2020
​Where:  Spring Bay Mill

We will come together, share our stories, but more importantly collaborate and empower each other to rise stronger from this experience. 
More information will be available as speakers and workshop topics are locked in, so follow us on Facebook and keep checking your emails to keep up to date.
DECEMBER 2020
​Christmas Day
Boxing Day
Boxing Day Holiday
​Statewide​25 December
26 December
28 December
​JANUARY 2021
​New Year's Day​Statewide​1 January
​Australia Day ​Statewide​26 January
​FEBRUARY 2021​
MARCH 2021
​APRIL 2021
MAY 2021
​JUNE 2021​
​JULY 2021
​Red Meat Updates - Tasmania
Launceston
When:  8.30am - 5.30 pm, 23 July 2021
Where:  The ​Tramsheds Function Centre, 4 ​Invermay Road
www.redmeatupdates.com or find us at Facebook at 
             (Red Meat Updates – Tasmania) 
Contact: Georgia at redmeatupdates@macfrank.com.au or 
                0400 763 904 

​Now in its 8th year, Red Meat Updates covers topics under the themes of beef, sheep, dryland and irrigated pastures and attracts over 350 attendees each year. Red Meat Updates is free for red meat producers to attend. ​​


 

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