The Streatham Branch of SFS will hold a ute drive/crop walk on Monday 30th May 2016 starting at 3pm .
Join us to inspect and discuss dry sowing, fertiliser toxicity, insect pest problems, disc seeding compared to tine, and pasture establishment.
A great line-up of speakers include:
- Paul Breust SFS – Disc versus Tine trial site
- Michael Nash – Insect pest updates and all crop related bugs
- Craig Farlow IPL – Fertiliser toxicity experience from trials
- Local growers Myles Read, Charles Geddes and Neil Vallance on their sowing experience in 2016
- Local agro’s from Gorst Rural, Western Ag, Landmark will give updates on what they have seen in emerging crops in 2016
- 3.00pm Myles Read’s JD disc versus Equalizer tine site – Hinton’s Road (off Streatham to Carngham Rd turn off at Cherry Mount)
- 3.45pm Charles Geddes – Inspect crops established on 25cm spaces with JD disc. Discussion on how this system performed
- 4.30pm Neil Vallance – Pasture establishment on 17.5cm spaces with a disc seeder
- 5.30pm Finishing with a BBQ at the Lake Bolac Hotel
SFS Head Office
23 High Street, Inverleigh VIC 3321
03 5265 1666