Carbon Power Conference, August 16-18

  • August 16 2022

VicNoTill is thrilled to see the return of our annual farmers helping farmers conference – take 3! And to make up for not having our conference for a couple of years and to celebrate 20 years of VicNoTill, we’re making it a 3-day event on August 16, 17 & 18 including:

  • Rainfall simulator and farm tour at Grant Sims, Pine Grove: BOOKINGS 
  • Dinner with paddock roundup at Rich River Golf Club, Moama: BOOKINGS
  • 2-day conference at Rich River Golf Club, Moama: BOOKINGS

In regards to ticketing, we have discounts available on group rates, membership prices and also special ticket prices that combine a 12-month membership and the conference ticket. Group Booking Discounts of $100 per ticket are available for group sizes 3 and over – please contact Amy Burgess directly for relevant discount code to be used at checkout.

Amy Burgess

TAKE 3 August 16, 17, 18

CARBON POWER will look at carbon from a range of perspectives – scientific, practical hands-on and economic.

Featuring Graeme Sait, Dr Terry McCosker, Michael Eyres and Edward Scott and leading Australian farmers:

  • David and Jenny Thompson, healthy animals and plants drive system
  • Harry Youngman, mixed farmer storing and selling carbon in an annual cropping system
  • Brendan Pattison, building carbon in a strip ‘n’ disc cropping system
PROGRAM
TUESDAY 16 AUGUST
  • SCIENCE & SOILS

Biofert shed tour and rainfall simulator demonstration with Grant Sims, Graeme Sait, Michael Eyres & Ed Scott

Noon-3pm

Sims Pastoral, Pine Grove

  • PRE-CONFERENCE DINNER & HARVEST WRAP

Rich River Golf Club Resort

6pm

WEDNESDAY 17 AUGUST, 8am-5.30pm

Welcome by VicNoTill president Dan Fox

Keynote speaker Graeme Sait Part 1

Morning tea

Graeme Sait Part 2

David and Jenny Thompson,

Lunch

Keynote speaker Terry McCosker

Harry Youngman,

Panel Q & A with Graeme Sait, Terry McCosker, farmer speakers and VicNoTill board members

Conference closes, people invited to stay for drinks and nibbles

THURSDAY 18 AUGUST

8.30am-3.30pm

Keynote speakers Michael Eyres & Edward Scott Part 1

Morning tea

Michael Eyres & Edward Scott Part 2

Brendan Pattison, building carbon in a strip ‘n’ disc cropping system

Lunch

Graeme Sait Part 3

Panel Q&A

Further information