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Water on Farms Field day – Jindivick & Neerim District Landcare Groups
October 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
All welcome to attend and learn from some of the best speakers on research that is being conducted in our region on water!
Benita Kelsall (AgVic) – Farm water requirements and information on farm dams and storage
Rob Sargeant (Monash Uni) – results of current research on pollution & their sources in the Tarago catchment
Helen Barclay (enviroDNA) – new methods to monitor biodiversity in waterways through DNA monitoring
Andrew Stanton (Baw Baw Shire) – wastewater & septic options for landholders
Steve Haughton (Habitat Creations) – planting wet areas (what species to use etc)
We will visit the Neerim South wetlands after lunch to view different plant species and to conduct some water monitoring through enviroDNA methods.
DATE: Wednesday 17th Oct
TIME: 10am morning tea, 10:30am -2pm (Lunch is included)
VENUE: JD Algie Hall, 213 Main Neerim Rd, Neerim South https://goo.gl/maps/wvnyhDWDAU22