Shearing Shed Safety, Design & Preparation Workshop, Wellington
Fox & Lillie Rural are pleased to invite you to catch up on all the latest in shearing shed innovation and safety advancements.
Date: Friday 6th September 2019
Time: 8:30am – 1:00pm
Location: ‘Ringwood’, 115 Ringwood Road, Wellington NSW
From Wellington take Parkes Road, turn right onto Suntop Road and follow for 3km, take another right onto Ringwood Road and follow for 1.5km.
Cost: $20 cash on the door per person for catering purposes. All proceeds go to Wellington Rotary Club.
RSVP: Wednesday, 4th September 2019. Chris Dennis 0455 900 904
8:30am: BBQ Breakfast
8:45am: Introduction. The need for professionalism and the chain of responsibility – Jason Letchford, Secretary of Shearing Contractors Association Australia.
9:15am: Practical. Risk assessment of the shed, a ‘how to’ on self-assessment. And shearing plant and grinder maintenance – Jim Murray, AWI.
9:45am: AWI Shearing Shed Design Project Update – Henry Ridge, AWI
10:30am: Accessing farm innovation funds – Ashley Moxley, Rural Assistance Authority
10:45am: Woolhandling and shearing – Penny Clout and Jim Murray, AWI
11:45am: Speci writing, traceability and wool marketing – Jenni Turner, Fox & Lillie Rural
12:00pm: BBQ lunch. Connect with our presenters and shearing shed builders.