Field Day — Free

Natural asset farming on the Murrumbidgee Floodplain – Sandigo NSW

Wed, 5th Oct 2022
10:00 am


Natural asset farming on the Murrumbidgee Floodplain – Sandigo NSW

During this field day we will visit different sites on the property ‘Willowlee’, taking in wooded, wetland and pastoral areas.

  • Hear from Clare Crane, Sustainable Farms’ ecologist, about the scientific research that Sustainable Farms have been undertaking on farm dams.
  • Kathy Tenison of Murrumbidgee Landcare will discuss the role of paddock trees in the region and Landcare’s conservation work.
  • Landholder Michael Gooden will give an overview of his property management, designed to enhance perennial pasture and wetland areas for biodiversity and profitable livestock production.

10am – 1:30pm concluding with lunch on site. This is a free event, however registration is essential.

Please bring a drink bottle, hat and closed-in walking shoes.

This event is run in collaboration with Murrumbidgee Landcare.

For more information please contact Genevieve Newey on 0458 689 781 or genevieve.newey@anu.edu.au

Location

6696 Sturt Highway, Sandigo, NSW

Date & Time

When

Wednesday
5th October 2022

Start

10:00 am

Finish

1:30 pm

Details

Cost

Free

Registration