Program Overview

Are you an Australian dairy farmer or advisor who already has a solid grasp of dairy nutrition and feeding management and are now looking to take your capabilities to a higher level?

If so, the Advanced Nutrition in Action training program might be just what you are looking for.

Advanced Nutrition in Action is an eight-day program delivered over several months.

The goal of the program is to improve herd nutrition practices on-farm by providing the technical knowledge, problem solving and strategic planning skills and tools to develop and implement appropriate nutrition related management strategies which support personal and business goals.

Delivery Mode: Face-to-Face + Online Duration: 8 days

At the end of this program, you will be able to...

  • Identify and solve problems
  • Understand basic nutrition principles re nutrients, feeds, diets
  • Think at a whole farm systems level
  • Cost inputs, feed budget, integrate feeds into diets
  • Think strategically (considering risk)
  • Collect and use data
  • Lead, manage and work effectively in a farm team
  • Use computer-based tools and mobile apps
  • Communicate effectively
  • Think on a herd (versus individual cow) scale
  • Understand and manage a farm’s physical, financial and people resources
  • Develop and implement nutrition change strategies

How do I sign up to participate? Contact your local region

Last modified: Sunday, 7 March 2021, 3:52 PM