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Managing seasonal risk webinar

Friday, April 27, 2018

SheepConnect SA and Natural Resources South Australian Arid Lands and South Australian Murray-Darling Basin are holding a webinar on Managing seasonal risk in the pastoral zone Wednesday, 2nd May 2018 @ 8pm. Register at https://bit.ly/2Hu51iR

The webinar provides the opportunity to hear from pastoralist James Walker, Camden Park Station, fifth-generation farmer from Longreach, Queensland and the Kondinin Group 2017 Award winner for Excellence in Diversification about how he manages seasonal risk in his business. James runs a meat and wool sheep and agists cattle, on 18,000 acres (7300 hectares) in central western Queensland. Average rainfall of 150—380 mm/annum

Also presenting is Darren Ray, Senior Climatologist for the Bureau of Meteorology sharing his knowledge on weather patterns and the tools available to help navigate through “Managing Seasonal Risk”

The webinar is brought to you by SheepConnect SA, PIRSA. SA Sheep Industry Fund, South Australian Arid lands NRM Board and the South Australian Murray-Darling Basin NRM Board through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program and the NRM Levies