When: Sunday 9th November 10.00-12.00 Where: Meet at car park outside the Bowling Alley and we will car pool to the farms. Benefits of attending: Demonstration of small acreage grazing systems. Discussion of costly mistakes made and how to avoid them. Caper farming and what it comprises. Discussion of calendar events for the coming year. […]
Mansfield Lake Eildon
Mansfield Victoria Hills
Mansfield Victoria Landcare
Up2Us Landcare Alliance, through community action, helps to preserve, protect and enhance the biodiversity of both private and public land within the Shire. We are also committed to the long term sustainability of small and large farming enterprises. We want to collaboratively involve as many community members as possible in action on the ground and aim to provide high quality environmental education.
Landcare 25yrs and beyond, what are our drivers of change?
When: Monday 10th November 2014, 10-12.30pm BBQ lunch included. Where: Mick Ellis property, 582 Midland Hwy Mansfield Presenters: Greg Bekker (DEPI): Products used, pasture meas-ures and soil condition Mick Ellis (Farm operator): Cost benefits of pasture renovation Kim Wilson (DEPI): Benefits of paddock trees within the farm plan For further information and booking for catering […]
When: Saturday 8th November, 10-12pm, morning tea provided on arrival. Where: Hells Hole Creek Rd (right off Dry Creek Rd), Bonnie Doon—follow the Landcare signs. Discussion: In March 2014, Up2Us Landcare Alliance Weeds Coordinator, Cam Paterson trialed a variety of chemicals alongside Wet Blade technology to develop the best case scenario for managing blackberries. This […]