Welcome to YBPF 2016!

The new 2016 program format is below (The program will be updated as speakers, sponsors and topics are confirmed)

Wednesday 16 November 2016

The Right Mind 'Meet and Greet' - White Bull Tavern, 6pm

A casual evening for delegates to network prior to the Forum.

 

Thursday 17 November 2016

YBPF 2016 Day 1- Farm Tour

   

Time

Session

Speaker

7:00am

Registration and Breakfast- Thanks to - Maranoa Regional Council

Location - Roma Cultural centre foyer

 

8:00am

Buses Depart Roma

 

9:15am

Arrive at Meeleebee Downs’ Field Trip (Speaker: Warrick Freeman)

 

1:30pm

Arrive Cultural Centre & exhibitor introductions

 

2:10pm

Official welcome and launch of YBPF

Jill Rigney, MC

Dan Korff, FFN Chair

Robyn Bryant - Maranoa Councillor

2.30pm

 

AgForce Session: Bright Ideas – Better Ways

 

Lisa Lonsdale, Lonsdale Agribusiness

Kirsty McCormack, OBE Organic

Janet Reddan, Point Lookout Feedlot - Roma

3:30pm

Afternoon Tea

 

4:00pm

AgForce Session (continued)

John Moore, AgForce Valuer & Producer

4:30pm

Day 1 Wrap up

Jill Rigney, MC

4:45pm

FFN AGM (Ernest Brock Room)

 

5:15pm

FFN AGM Concludes

 

7:00pm

YBPF TopX Dinner & Auction

Roma Explorers Inn Conference Centre

Thursday 17 November 2016

TopX YBPF Beef Dinner & Auction - Explorers Inn Roma, 7:00pm

Dress code: Cocktail 

 

Friday 18 November 2016 

YBPF Day 2

 

Time

Session

Speaker

8:30am

Arrive and registrations

 

9:00am

The fundamentals of beef production

Ian McLean, Bush Agribusiness

10:00am

Making use of tools to drive fertiiity

David Greenup, Rosevale Santa Gertrudis

10:30am

Cattlesales.com.au Morning Tea

 

11:00am

Profiting from premium product production

Coles session

11:30am

Profiting from your production system

Susan McDonald, Super Butcher

12:15pm

Learning, Leading & Letting go: If only succession planning was that easy

David Harland, Finh Group

Kim Harland, Insight

1:00pm

NuGrow Lunch

 

1:45pm

Compete or collaborate - how collaboration can help producers get into the beef supply chain

Westpac Session

Emma Robinson, The Beef Co-Op Project

2:30pm

Breakout Session 1:

Using superannuation as a succession planning tool & Protecting yourself, your retirement and your family

Cattle & pasture production data without the sweat!                                     

A sustainable foundation for long-term profit

 

Anthony Brick & Jamie Woods, AustSafe Super

Sally Leigo, Precision Pastoral Management Tools Project

Richard Holcombe, “Kinma” Moura

3:15pm

Afternoon Tea

 

3:45pm

Breakout Session 2: 

Using superannuation as a succession planning tool & Protecting yourself, your retirement and your family

Cattle & pasture production data without the sweat!                                                  

A sustainable foundation for long-term profit

 

Anthony Brick & Jamie Woods, AustSafe Super

Sally Leigo, Precision Pastoral Management Tools Project

Richard Holcombe, “Kinma” Moura

4:30pm

On the cutting edge. MLA’s investment in R&D development for beef

Australian beef in a global market place

Jessira Perovic, MLA

Tim Ryan, MLA

5:15pm

FFN Networking Drinks

 

6:15pm

YBPF 2016 Concludes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Agenda subject to change by Future Farmers Network without prior notice

 

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