Free Keep In Touch (KIT) Day – Cargo, NSW
Date: Wednesday 23rd August 2017
Time: 9:30am – 4:00pm
Facilitator: Matt Barton
Hosts: Peter and Karen Davis
Location: ‘Laanecoorie’, 1622 Davys Plains Rd, Cargo NSW (Download flyer to view mud map)
BYO: Chair, lunch and water
KIT days are an opportunity for like-minded people to gather on a property to discuss topics relevant to that region and see firsthand how RCS principles are being applied in similar land types and production systems. We encourage you to invite neighbours, staff, family and friends as everyone is welcome.
- Transition from ‘traditional’ methods to low input farming and grazing.
- Enterprise choice/ selection.
- Using external expertise (professional or peer group) to gain perspective on changes in both business and mind set.
- Identifying and developing strengths to improve enterprises.
- Weed burden (Safron/ Varigated thistle) typical for this area.
9:30am Smoko (provided)
10:00am Introduction to ‘Laanecoorie’ by Peter and Karen Davis
10:20am Facilitated discussion
12:30pm Lunch (BYO chair, lunch and water)
1:30pm Property tour and discussion
4:00pm Wrap up and finish