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Latest media releases and upcoming events associated with the GB CMA.

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Upcoming Events

Expression of Interest - 2017 Farm Planning Courses

Agriculture Victoria staff are seeking expressions of interest from landholders to participate in whole farm planning courses.

VIC No Till Farmers Association’s Conference - July 13 - Moama

Goulburn Broken CMA has 20 tickets* to the Victorian No-Till Farmers Association annual conference, the premier no-till event of the year.

Floodplain Ecology Course - Barmah - October 2017

Registrations are now open for this very popular annual course.

Latest Media Releases

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River flow impact on native fish populations

Thursday 27 April 2017
A decade of annual surveys in the Goulburn River has provided researchers with a clearer understanding of the impacts of flow events on native fish populations. Read More...

Innovation the key to latest round of farm irrigation efficiency works

Thursday 6 April 2017
Innovative approaches to improve farm irrigation efficiency including solar-powered pumps to reduce energy costs and sprinklers that can adjust the amount of water applied to suit the soil type, are among the 98 projects worth around $35 million... Read More...

Harston landholders invited to find out about new rural drainage scheme

Thursday 13 April 2017
Harston landholders are invited to a community information session on April 26 to provide feedback on a new drainage proposal for their district. Read More...

One-stop shop for climate change information

Tuesday 4 April 2017
In a Victorian first, all 10 Catchment Management Authorities (CMAs) have undertaken regional climate change adaptation planning that is now available through a one-stop online portal. Read More...

Research under way in to biological control of sagittaria

Monday 3 April 2017
Sagittaria platyphylla (sagittaria, delta arrowhead), is a serious aquatic weed affecting irrigation channels, drains, creeks and wetlands. Despite intensive herbicide control programs, sagittaria continues to be an ongoing issue due to the ability... Read More...

Community celebrates 1000th home for Whroo-Goldfields native species

Friday 31 March 2017
Students from Tooborac Primary School joined celebrations to mark the 1000th nest box installed in the Whroo-Goldfields box-ironbark forest on March 29. Read More...

Landcare Links - March 2017

This month's Landcare Links enewsletter is now out.

Community support the key to addressing turquoise parrot housing crisis

Wednesday 22 March 2017
Another milestone has been reached as part of a project to improve habitat for the threatened turquoise parrot in the Warby Ranges, with the 200th nest box installed at an orchard last week. Read More...

Future proof your farm

Friday 10 March 2017
It comes as no surprise to know some farmers across the region are doing it tough. Read More...

Cropping – we’ve got it covered

Monday 27 February 2017
Expressions of interest are now open for managers of mixed farming operations to take part in a short course run by pasture cropping pioneer Colin Seis and beef cattle farmer and Stipa Native Grasses Association CEO Graeme Hand. Read More...

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