Free KIT Field Day – St Lawrence Qld
Date: Wednesday 28th November 2018
Time: 9:30am – 4:00pm
Facilitator: Raymond Stacey
Hosts: Ian and Penny MacGibbon
Location: ‘Ametdale’, Bruce Hwy, St Lawrence, Qld
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.
- Growing heifers out
- Improving preg test rate – pressure on fertility in this country type (is it unachievable).
9:30am Smoko (tea and coffee provided)
10:00am Introduction to ‘Ametdale’ by Ian and Penny MacGibbon
10:20am Facilitated discussion
12:30pm Lunch (BYO chair, lunch and water)
1:30pm Property tour and discussion
4:00pm Wrap up and finish
Ametdale is situated 155km north of Rockhampton, QLD. It is made up of coastal flats and range country. Penny and Ian MacGibbon’s vision for the property is for it to be profitable and resilient with people, land, animals and improvements being in better condition than when they arrived.