Lifetime Ewe Management | Holmes Sackett

Lifetime Ewe Management

Monday, April 15, 2019
Maximise productivity and profitability by accurately measuring and managing the energy requirements and inputs of the ewe flock through the reproduction cycle.
 
Course Location

Corowa District.  Expressions of interest are invited to join to a local LTEM group in Corowa.  All current Corowa District Landcare Members receive a further 20% discount.

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 the Corowa district and would like to take part or require more information please contact prue@holmessackett.com.au
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