Natives Grasses Seminar by Dr Ian Chivers
Natives Grasses Seminar
Guest Speaker - Dr. Ian Chivers from NativeSeeds Pty Ltd
Dr. Ian Chivers founded NativeSeeds in 1988. He has a mind for science and a passion for native Australian grasses.
Ian works with many government organisations including the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation, the Australian Research Council and the University of Melbourne.
Ian has been featured on many programs such as ABC Landline, national and local radio as well as several science and industry magazines.
Ian will discuss: -
Ø Native grass species selection for resilient, drought tolerant pastures
Ø Establishing or regenerating grass communities for native pastures
Ø The suitability of native grasses for different types of stock
Ø The suitability of native grasses for inter-row planting in vineyards and orchards
Ø Using native grasses to control erosion and rehabilitate fire-affected land
Ø Creating a native grass lawn and landscaping with native grasses
Followed by light supper
To book or for more information call Rob Fallon 9294 6832 firstname.lastname@example.org