IREC Ag Technology Tour - Northern NSW & southern QLD

Are you interesting in seeing Fletcher International Exports facility, attending the Bayer Cotton Grower of the Year Field Day or learn how Long Range Wide Area Network (LoRaWAN) technology is making an impact at Keytah?

As part of Smart Farms Small Grants, National Landcare Program and CRDC Grassroots Grants project, IREC is hosting a three day technology tour to Moree and Goondiwindi to see these things and more!

Join us as we tour the Fletcher International Exports grain and commodity facility at Dubbo, hear how Auscott Valley Manager Justin McMillan & Agronomist Jake Cutcliffe use various data sources to make better management decisions at Midkin, and attend the Bayer Cotton Grower of the Year Field Day at the Corish family property of “Mundine”.

We will also have a full farm tour of Keytah with Farm Manager Nick Gillingham as he shares their experiences with LoRaWAN, visit a property at Goondiwindi and learn all about the rock-ramp fishway & Burrendong thermal control curtain on the Macquarie River at Dubbo.

Site visits include:

  • Fletcher International Exports, Dubbo - tour grain & commodity facility
  • Auscott Midkin, Moree
  • Corish farm “Mundine”, Goondiwindi - Bayer Cotton Grower of the Year Field Day
  • Farm Visit, Goondiwindi TBC
  • Keytah, Moree
  • Macquarie River rock-ramp fishway, Dubbo

Date: Tuesday 19 to Thursday 21 March
Time: Departs Griffith 6am Tuesday, returns Griffith 7:30pm Thursday
Location: From Griffith to Dubbo, Moree, Goondiwindi, return
For more, contact: Iva Quarisa - 0402 069 643, iva@irec.org.au 

Date: 
21/03/2019
Location: 
Goondiwindi QLD