Lifetime Ewe Management - Young | Holmes Sackett

Lifetime Ewe Management - Young

Friday, December 6, 2019
Find out how to maximise lamb numbers.
 
There are currently 2 places available for participants from the Young district to join the Holmes Sackett LTEM group.  
 
Course Details
Maximise productivity and profitability by accurately measuring and managing the energy requirements and inputs of the ewe flock through the reproduction cycle.
 
Length

12 months, 6 x 1 day hands-on sessions with 5-7 farmers

Group Size
5 – 7 participants, 4 – 6 enterprises

 

LTEM impact:

  • Over 3,000 producers have taken part
  • 25% of national ewe flock have been influence (10 million ewes)
  • LTEM has improved marking rates by up to 30% per hectare, driven mostly by improved lamb survival.
  • Ewe mortality reduced by 33%

Cost

Full Cost: $2200
AWI Subsidy: $1077*
Participant Pays: $1123
 
* Australian Wool Innovation provides a subsidy to eligible wool growers to undertake the course.
 

LTEM App

AWI has developed a free App for producers which records key measurement information used in LTEM. It has had over 1,500 downloads.
 
If you live in or around Young and would like to join the group please contact prue@holmessackett.com.au or on 0435 052 255.
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