July 2019 | Landholders Driving Change

Financials – July

Working capital – integration from paddock to profits PREVIOUSLY, the Farm Financial Series has looked at smoothing out income (through available primary production concessions such as farm management deposits and forced sales) and recently examined small...

MIP visit

MIP leaders visit LDC trials in the BBB   MAJOR Integrated Projects (MIPs) Steering Committee chair Bob Speirs and grazier representative Roger Landsberg toured the BBB for two days in June, visiting properties that are trialling cost-effective and innovative...

WQ monitoring

TropWATER’s Zoe Bainbridge and grazier Jim Hillier, discuss water sample results from the 2018-2019 wet season. JCU TropWATER scientist Zoe Bainbridge talks about the results to members of the Water Quality Monitoring Group. TropWATER’s Steve Lewis and...

GRT grass

Giant Rat’s Tail grass management workshopGiant Rat’s Tail grass management workshop.Guest speaker: John Reeve (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries), pictured.Michael Sheehy’s farm – 38 Crediton Loop Road, Crediton.Monday 8 July, 9-11:45 am –...

Hello Sheridan

Matt Miles Brendan Smith Sheridan Callcott Farewell Matt and Brendan, welcome Sheridan Change is afoot.  We farewell Matt Miles and Brendan Smith and welcome Sheridan Callcott to the team. Matt Miles and Brendan Smith are pursuing new opportunities, and we’re sorry to...

WRC baiting

LDC supports feral pig baiting program THE LDC project will match landholders’ contributions towards the cost of the aerial control of feral pigs in the Whitsunday region. For every landholder who pays the $200 contribution to the Whitsunday Regional Council’s...