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Ellinbank SmartFarm Energy Demonstrations for all types of farming
When: June 14 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Where: Ellinbank SmartFarm
Organiser: Agriculture Victoria
Agriculture Victoria is presenting a tour of the on-farm energy demonstrations at the Ellinbank SmartFarm on Wednesday, 14th June 2023.
This tour will showcase renewable energy technologies with learnings that apply to all farming sectors. A presentation on energy upgrades in the dairy is offered as an optional extra. Join other industry stakeholders and farmers to see how these energy technologies work, and hear about the issues experienced, the real costs and savings achieved.
Farm Walk – 10am to 12 pm
Solar and battery, wind turbines, electric ATVs, pumped hydro
Optional Extras 12 to 1pm
- Dairy energy upgrades (visit to dairy)
- Reducing emissions
- Returns on energy investments
To register or for more information email: [email protected]
Lunch served at 1pm. Tea & coffee provided (please notify of any dietary requirements).
Bring suitable shoes and clothing for walking outdoors and potential changes in weather.
Site regulation recommend visitors be vaccinated – two vaccination doses and a booster) against COVID-19. Attendance will be taken as a declaration of the required vaccination status. Please do not attend if you are unwell or have any symptoms of COVID-19,