News & Events

Dung Beetle Field Day

Posted on: 4 March 2020

When : March 26 2020 9:30 - 2:30

TOPICS:

  • Benefits of dung beetles for grazing systems and how to encourage them
  • How do we know if we have dung beetles and what type they are?
  • What species are we finding locally?
  • Local dung beetle projects including a dung beetle breeding program and demonstration
  • Opportunity to bring along dung beetles for identification

GUEST SPEAKERS:

  • Dr. Bernard Doube – Dung Beetle Solutions
  • Dr. Russ Barrow – Dung Beetle Ecosystem Engineers project (DBEE), Charles Sturt University

VENUE: Cashmore (register for directions)

RSVP: Please register online (for catering purposes) by Wednesday March 25 https://dungbeetlefieldday.eventbrite.com.au

 or for more information, contact either:

Bindi Hunter, Agriculture Victoria, on 0428 589 016 or bindi.hunter@agriculture.vic.gov.au

Kate Joseph, Project Officer SWPLG, on 0428 541 158 or primeag@westvic.com.au

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