Feral animals in focus

- by Louise Newman In Mt Perry and Eidsvold last week, AgForce together with North Burnett Regional Council ran a Feral Animal Trapping workshop for landholders and interested people to learn about the latest in pest animal control options, including baiting and...

Feral animals giving you problems?

North Burnett Regional Council and AgForce have teamed up to bring professional trappers, advice and practical demos on trapping wild dogs and wild pigs especially. Such as: – Practical feral animals trapping and baiting demonstrations – Where to place...

Gully Erosion Rehab Field Walk

We’ve been so fortunate to receive so much life-giving rain these past few years.  Sometimes a little too much at once, and sometimes the rain can exasperate existing land degradation issues such as gully erosion. Over the past few years, three landholders in...

Thinking about native timber harvesting?

Join the crew from Private Forestry Southern Queensland (PFSQ) in a 15 year old eucalypt plantation just east of Gympie where they will be exploring the logistics, markets and long-term effects of a commercial thinning operation which is currently in progress on this...

Rainforest ID and seed collecting

It was a busy week last week – long before earthquakes and cyclones demanded our attention – we were taking a good look at some of our dry rainforest species around Mundubbera and Gayndah, identifying them and learning how to collect their seeds. On...

Weed control collaboration in North Burnett

There will be plenty of options for landholders in the North Burnett Regional Council area for weed control now we have enjoyed the start of some Summer rains. Flood recovery funding from BMRG in the North Burnett has brought together the North Burnett Regional...

Future Landcare Funding in Burnett needs your input!

Burnett Mary Regional Group (BMRG) are planning their future on-ground works funds under the National Landcare Program from 2015 onwards. They’ve stated: “In order to build awareness and understanding about this new program and to provide an opportunity to...

Inland Burnett Pasture Management handbook

What are some of the native pastures that I should expect in my paddocks?  What sort of legumes could I plant?  What affects pasture condition and quality? What does bambatsi look like? There’s so much information in the ‘Pasture management for the inland...

Seed Collecting workshop 13 Dec Postponed

How good is this rain!!!!! Hopefully you’ve recieved as much as you need and want.  Unfortunately for us, it has meant we’ve had to POSTPONE our SEED COLLECTING workshop planned for tomorrow Dec 13th.  Look out for flyers and information for the workshop...

Emissions in Cropping

Can practice change to reduce emissions improve profitability? Find out by tuning into BMRG’s latest webinar on Friday 5th Dec – 12:30pm, QLD time. Featuring scientists and extension officers working on research in sugar cane and grain cropping systems,...

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