UMS Cressy Research Station Field Day

UMS Cressy Research Station Field Day

Come along to the Cressy Research Station Field Day on Thursday 25th of November. 

Get an insight into our extensive research program with tours of the station’s dry matter trials, plant breeding nursery and special presentations from our guest speakers.

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Hear from our guest speakers:
  • Eric Hall, Plant Breeder - Temperate pasture and legume breeding.
  • Bob Reid, Pasture Plant Breeder - Bob Reid’s work adapting agricultural systems to extreme environments has been honoured with the Australian Society of Agronomy’s medal for lifetime achievement.
  • Stewart Sutherland, Upper Murray Seeds - Plant breeding, UMS trials and new cultivars.
  • Ali Dugand, Cradle Coast Authority (NRM) - Erosion control techniques and soil amendment planning.
  • Dr Reuben Wells, Ag Logic - Technology to improve farming, optimise irrigation scheduling and drainage.
Event Details:

Thursday 25 November 2021

9:30am – Gates open, arrival and sign in
10:00am – Presentations and field walk
1:00pm – Event closure.

Complimentary refreshments will be provided by the team from the Rustic Bakehouse, Cressy.

UMS Cressy Research Station
1696 Cressy Main Road, Cressy TAS 7302

Please RSVP by Friday 19 November. Fill out the form below to RSVP or contact Joshua Molendyk on 0437 076 920 or joshuam@uppermurrayseeds.com.au.

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