AFIA Fodder Festival 2021 - ** Final Program Here **

2021 AFIA Fodder Festival Program

Elmore Events Centre, Elmore Victoria

Wednesday 17 March 2021

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BREAKFAST AND WELCOME

6.30am

Gates open

7.00-7.45am

Breakfast served - enjoy a bacon and egg roll and coffee in the Agriculture Pavilion (Breakfast proudly sponsored by Agri Novatex)

7.45-8.00am

Attendees walk to the paddock demonstration site

8.00am

Welcome

Brad Griffiths, AFIA Chair

IN-PADDOCK PERFORMANCE PLAY-OFF

Each session will include a demonstration, followed by 10 minutes Q&A

8.15am

New Holland

Watch New Holland’s large square baler in action - the BB1290 Rotor Cutter High Density model

8.35am

Landpower (Claas)

See Claas showcase their Quadrant 5300 large square baler

8.55am

Krone

Take a first-hand look at Krone’s new Big Pack and HDP2 models

9.15am

AGCO and Staheli West

Massey Ferguson will show off their 2270 XD large square baler and the Staheli West steamer

9.35am

Kuhn

See Kuhn’s SB 1290 iDlarge square baler in action

9.55am

Vicchem

Hayspray 300 will be demonstrated by Vicchem

10.15am

Berrima Engineering

Watch the Berrima Engineering rake in action

ALL IN THE ROOM TOGETHER

Engage with all of the key industry suppliers

10.35am

Attendees walk back to the Agriculture Pavilion

10.45am

Morning tea (available for purchase)

11.15am

Panel discussion – “Fodder for thought”

Enjoy a debate and discussion about the fodder industry’s future, facilitated by AFIA CEO, Paula Fitzgerald

11.45am

Kuhn product launch

12.00-1.15pm

Visit the trade displays (lunch will be available for purchase)

Agri Novatex Australia, Bio-Start, Colac Ag, Entegra Signature Structures, FeedTest, Gazeeka, Grevillia Ag, Hay Guard, John Deere, Manitou Australia, Marcrest Manufacturing, Murray Dairy, Nutrien Ag Solutions, Palmer Ag, Pope Packaging, PSC Griffith Goodall, Rich River Irrigation, Tama Australia, Tenpack, Venus Packaging, Wacker Neuson.

1.15pm

Hay Mate product launch

1.30pm

Precision Agriculturepresentation – learn the results of the demonstration site soil sampling.

1.45-2.45pm

Visit the trade displays

2.45pm

Fodder Link product launch

CATCH-UP AND WRAP-UP

3.00-4.00pm

Fodder Festival refreshments

Wrap-up a great day at the Fodder Festival bar

4.00pm

Day concludes

 

Please note: Fodder Festival 2021 is a COVID-safe event and attendees will be required to follow all COVID-safe protocols related to attendee registration, social distancing, personal hygiene and the wearing of masks. For further information: www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/public-events