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‘Sutherland’ Forum – Richmond, QLD

September 28

Event Details

Date: Thursday 28th September 2017

Time: 8:30am

Facilitator: David McLean, RCS

Hosts: Nikko, Jade, Ardie and Kacie Lord, Lord Pastoral

Location: ‘Sutherland Station’, Richmond QLD (Download flyer to view mud map)

BYO: Chair, smoko, water and drinks for afternoon BBQ

RSVP: By Thursday 21st September 2017


Thursday 28th September 2017
8:30am WELCOME and introductions David McLean

RCS, General Manager

8:45am Update on the global beef market and some forecasts Angus Gidley-Baird

Rabobank, Senior Analyst – Animal Protein

9:15am Production planning… be resilient

Analysing the business to make profitable decisions

David McLean

RCS, General Manager

9:45am Guidance for dealing with your financier

Obtaining finance to enter into the Ag industry or for Succession and Continuity Planning

Tracy Muller

Rabobank, Rural Manager

Craig Burkhardt

Rabobank, Branch Manager

10:15am MORNING TEA  Tea and coffee provided, BYO food
10:45am Grazing irrigated forage sorghum crop

Impact and rest

Includes a field trip to a forage crop

Nikko Lord and Ardie Lord

Lord Pastoral

12:45pm LUNCH  Supplied by Rabobank
1:30pm Q & A with guest speakers

Group discussion

All Presenters
3pm AFTERNOON TEA  Tea and coffee provided, BYO food
3:30pm Where to from here – Think Tank for the Forum Nikko Lord, Ardie Lord and David McLean
4:30pm FINISH
5pm BBQ  Provided by the Lord family, BYO drinks
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