Bendigo Goat Fest

Everything you can get from your goat – and how best to get it

Speakers

 

Following are the approximate times for SPEAKERS

  1. 10.00am – Boer Goat Industry
  2. 10.20am – Julie Petty – Meat & Livestock Australia – Research & Development-Market Levy & Up date – Opportunities in the Goat Meat Industry.
  3. 10.45.- Sandra Baxendell – Specialist Queensland Goat Vet – ‘Feeding Goats not Worms.’
  4. 11.15 – Tim Ferguson – Angora Mohair Farming
  5. 11.351m – Paul Hamilton – AI & Overseas Genetics
  6. 11.55am – Sarah Schnider – Setting up a commercial Dairy Goat Enterprise.
  7. 12.15am – Belinda Appleton – Using Genetics in your Breeding Program.
  8. 12.35pm – Issy, Lydia & Catlin – Intern vets at ‘Holy Goat Organic Dairy’ – using the OBSALIM system to identify problems with your goats and how to correct them.
  9. LUNCH BREAK
  10. 1.30pm – Murray Grills – DGSA – Importance of Conformation of your Goat
  11. 1.45pm – Eric Williams – Processing 12 week old kids with Skin On Hair Off.
  12. 2.00pm – Sandra Baxendell – Making sure the Goats you buy don’t have Hidden Diseases – CAE & JD.
  13. 2.30pm – Berwyn Squires – Bio-Security
  14. 2.45pm – Miniature Goats