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IT IN AG: A PRECISION AG ROADSHOW ACROSS THE CENTRAL WEST NSW


Event Date: 6th March 2017

The SPAA team is set for a PA Roadshow across the Central West cacthent to showcase the oportunities of IT in AG.

 

Our proposed agenda (which is still to be confirmed) includes; 

 

Timetable

Topic

Who

8-9am

Set-up

9.00-9.30am

Registration– mingle with exhibitors and arrival tea/ coffee & biscuits

SPAA & CW LLS

9.30-9.45am

Welcome address

Who is SPAA, the aim of the event and how to be involved throughout the day

 Joanne Pech

9.45 – 10.45am

Maps: detailing what they are, how to collect, a map to tell me what, how to interpret them

Ben Jones (Graingrowers Ltd) and or Andrew Whitlock (precision agriculture)

10.45-11.45pm (2 X 30mins)

Maps: Farmer case studies using – implementation, test strips, economics

Local farmers;

6th - Condo – 

7th - Peak Hill - 

8th - Narromine -

9th - Nyngan –

10th - Coonamble – Scott Oehm

Plus Brooke Sauer from Moree at all locations

11.45-12.30pm

Industry example of product/ demos

12.30-1.15pm    Lunch

1.15-2.15pm

PA for livestock

NRM Spatial Hub – Niilo Gobius

2.15-3.15pm

Handlers and eID

Sheep connect NSW's Meg Rogers

& Moses and Son team

3.15-3.45 Afternoon tea

3.45-4.30pm

The Cloud: How to use it! And Apps??

Advisors (30mins) – Ben Jones and or Michael Pengilley (Graingrowers Ltd) 

4.30-4.50pm

Blue Sky: what will we see next?

UNE Smart Farm may need to do via skype - a way to showcase “modern technology for learnings”

Dave Lamb and Jamie Barwick

4.50pm

Wrap up, evaluation and close

CW LLS

5.00pm

Farewell, Pack up and travel for next day location

The events will be staged from 9am til 5pm at the following locations; 

Condobolin  6th March - RSL Club                                     

Peak Hill 7th March - Ex-Services Club                                

Narromine 8th March - United Services Club

Nyngan 9th March - RSL Club                                                                        

Coonamble 10th March - Bowling Club

Registration is now open.

Cost: FREE for SPAA members or $20 for non-SPAA members

More details on the attached flyer

IT in AG: A Precision Ag Roadshow Across the Central West NSW CWRoadshowMarch2017 (733.65 KB)


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