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Making the most of Precision Ag, Introductory Workshops – BCG

When: 23 August 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Where: Ararat RSL
Organiser: Birchip Cropping Group
AgTIDE Education and Training Workshops (2)

Adrian Roles, leading digital agronomist, Tocal College lecturer and farmer from Young in NSW, and BCG’s Cameron Taylor will deliver one-day introductory PA workshops at:

  • Birchip – 13 August
  • St. Arnaud – 15 August
  • Hopetoun – 20 August
  • Kaniva – 21 August
  • Longerenong – 22 August
  • Ararat – 23 August

Topics covered will include:

  • An intro to PA – what is it and why should you care?
  • The benefits of PA – digging through the vendor hype to find the gold.
  • What do I have and what do I need? Undertaking a PA audit of your farm business.
  • It does what now? – how to gain more value from tech you already have.
  • Planting the seed – developing a PA plan that makes money for you.
  • Getting agro – working with your agronomist to build PA into your farming system.
  • Machinery, soil and other data – you’re collecting it, now find out how to use it.
  • The future of PA and how to prepare for it.

Spaces are limited so register early to avoid disappointment.  For enquiries, contact

Phillip Guthrie, Innovation Projects and Partners Leader on 0422 570 071 or phillip.guthrie@bcg.org.au.



Birchip Cropping Group


Ararat RSL
74-76 High Street
Ararat, Victoria 3377 Australia
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