The Grit October 2018

ISSUE 5 – OCTOBER, 2018 Inside The Grit this month l  Whoa boy project in full swing l  Opportunities for onground works l  Succession planning... a “must” l  Agronomy/soil workshops l  EOY Dinner - book it in l  RCS Grazing clinic (last chance) l Suite of training options l  On The Calendar Scrub up and join a celebration shindig RAZIERS in the BBB are invited to join the LDC team G at the Pit Pony Hotel, Collinsville on 9 November for a celebratory dinner. It’s our way of thanking everybody for supporting the Landholders Driving Change project. During the event, guests will have the opportunity to meet members of the Project Panel, and other landholders. There is also the chance to find out more about the LDC’s achievements and milestones to date, and what is planned for next year. Washdown facility helps combat weeds HE region’s first community T washdown facility has been installed in Collinsville to prevent the spread of weeds. Designed for 4WDs, it’s at Darby Munro Park, Davidson Road. LDC, in partnership with the Whitsunday Regional Council (WRC) funded the facility, worth $10,000. Get on top of pigs he LDC project will match T landholders’ contributions towards the cost of the aerial control of feral pigs in the Whitsunday region. For every landholder who pays the $200 contribution to the Whitsunday Regional Council’s 2018/19 annual feral animal program, LDC will match it. SA T V DA HE E TE