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MFMG Study Tour to Esperance WA 6th – 11th August 2017

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Cost is $2300 for MFMG Members or $2700 for non members (includes all transport, accommodation, all breakfasts, 3 lunchs and 2 dinners)

Bookings and deposit of $300 per person required by April 15, 2017

Tour Leader will be Felicity Turner

Some site visits are yet to be confirmed, but some of the things you can expect to learn about include;

  • CBH facilities at Chadwick – tour of the Port and managing the crop in the Esperance zone
  • Turning blue gum plantations back into farming land
  • Marketing of legume crops
  • Non wetting sands, cell grazing, fodder trees, trading, agisting and finishing cattle on grass
  • Running a micro-brewery using local produce
  • Intensive livestock and pasture management

For more information and booking form click here

Any enquiries to Krysteen McElroy on 0408 655 108 or kmcelroy@mackillopgroup.com.au

 

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