B+LNZ Central Canterbury Farming for Profit Field Day: The only constant is change – exploring opportunities at Mt Somers Station | Beef + Lamb New Zealand
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B+LNZ Central Canterbury Farming for Profit Field Day: The only constant is change – exploring opportunities at Mt Somers Station

Come along for the day at Mt Somers Station with David and Kate Acland.

Let’s discuss challenges and opportunities and the processes David and Kate have for adapting their operation for future prosperity.

Future stocking policies and changes to wintering  systems; a holistic farm environment view and how opportunities are integrated within regulations.

Staff management systems and efficiency across business; gather some top tips and key learning experiences they have picked up over time.

Farming with a 100-year vision for future family succession and how this view drives their decision making and performance across the business.

This day is proudly supported by Silver Fern Farms and PGG Wrightson.

Speakers

We have speakers across the day and further specific topics of:

  • Optimising Sheep Production at Mt Somers Station.  Breakdown, analyse and problem solve sheep production systems with Chris Mulvaney from Stockcare.
  • Understand what opportunity exists with Silver Fern Farms Market led sustainability programmes with Ryan McArthur on FAP+ & Carbon Zero products and future market drivers.
  • Thomas Forbes from Forest Management will outline potential opportunities and options for integration of vegetation into farm systems. With David & Kate highlighting how this integration is working at Mt Somers Station and benefits for  their future family succession planning.
  • Peter McKnight from PGGW.

Registration

Registration essential. 

REGISTER HERE