November 2019 Training Day

Have you ever wondered how we prepare cattle for the show?

Are you interested in learning how to prepare your cattle and are not sure where to start?

Maybe you'd just like to brush up on your cattle handling skills?

Come along to our training day

Show Cattle Prep

23 November 2019 - Training Day - Preparation of Show Cattle

Galloways Australia is holding a Training Day on the 23rd November for all interested parties. 

This will be a hands on training session with a number of cattle available to handle.

To get the most out of your day please wear appropriate clothes and be to handle the animals

Program

  • 0830-0900 Arrival, tea and coffee will be available at the shed next to the yards
  • 0900-1200 How to prepare your cattle to enter a show.  (safety, grooming and handling)
  • 1200-1230  Demonstration of cattle clipping
  • 1230-1330 BBQ lunch (provided)
  • 1330-1400 How to enter your stud animal into the show (What you need and how to do it)
  • 1400-1500 The finer points of showing - practice with the animals

Date and Time

23 November 2019

9 AM to 3PM

Location

Kinvarra

420 Connells Lane

Jeir, NSW, 2582

(15 km west of Murrumbateman)

Cost

Members $10

Non-members $15

What to wear and bring

This is an on farm demonstration in the cattle yards. Please wear clothes that you won't mind getting dusty. 

If you wish to handle the animals we strongly recommend enclosed footwear. Thongs will not be allowed inside the yards.

Please be prepared for sun and heat we recommend you wear a long sleeve shirt and a hat and bring sunscreen and a water bottle. Tea, coffee and water will be available throughout the day.

Lunch

A BBQ lunch will be provided. Please let us know if you have any dietary requirements.

RSVP

Please RSVP to Jan McGuinness by Monday the 18th November

0408393192