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Upcoming Events

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Erosion Field Day

Friday 26 April 2019
9:30 am-2:00 pm
Location: Violet Town
Understanding and Managing Soil

Get a grasp on gegenerative grazing with Colin Seis

Thursday 9 May 2019
Location: Kyabram Fauna Park
Here is an opportunity to hear from a pioneer of regenerative ag practices who shares realistic steps to improving profitability and productivity on our farms.

Yarn with a farmer

Saturday 11 May 2019
9:30 am-10:30 am
Location: Near Mansfield
Learn all about goat farming

Latest Media Releases

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Barmah plan a boost for fragile forest

Thursday 11 April 2019
Controlling feral animals in Barmah National Park is critical to the long-term health of the park’s internationally recognised wetlands says Goulburn Broken CMA CEO Chris Norman.

Helping save threatened species from extinction

Thursday 4 April 2019
Scientists have avoided local extinction of an endangered native fish from creeks in the Strathbogie Ranges.

Persistence pays off

Water-logged paddocks and ruined pastures will cease to be problems for a group of Naring farmers, after work started on their new community irrigation drain.

Silver lining for Broken River

Friday 29 March 2019
Native fish, including threatened silver perch, are thriving in the Broken River despite the lower flows.

Incentives to protect paddock trees

Wednesday 20 March 2019
In what has been declared the official Year of the Paddock Tree, funds have been made available to farmers to protect scattered trees.

Scholarship winner - Fairley Leadership Program

Wednesday 20 March 2019
Dairy research scientist Yvette Williams has been named the recipient of the Ken Sampson Fairley Leadership Memorial Scholarship.

Calling for water board applications

Applications are now open for positions on the boards of Victoria’s 19 water corporations and 10 catchment management authorities.

Sunny outlook for native fish habitat

Friday 15 February 2019
Large grey-box stumps removed during Downer’s construction of Neoen’s Numurkah Solar Farm are now providing habitat for native fish in the Nine Mile Creek west of Numurkah.

Native fish seek refuge during dry conditions

Wednesday 13 February 2019
Recent monitoring in the Seven and Hughes creeks shows native fish including threatened trout cod and Macquarie perch have moved to sections of the creek with deeper pools.

Arrowhead removal on target

Goulburn Broken CMA’s annual waterway arrowhead spraying program will once again focus on the Broken-Boosey creeks between Katamatite and Barmah.

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