Join LIC and a group of like-minded farmers on one of our farming tour to New Zealand in 2020. Visiting a range of dairy systems and LIC facilities, you will see dairy farming from a different perspective and learn new things that could help you improve your dairy farming business.
Enjoy the company of other progressive farmers while experiencing a variety of farming systems, including high production dairy farms, efficient pasture based systems, once a day milking farms and more.
- LIC bull breeders
- OAD farming operation
- LIC bull farm & herd test centre
- View a range of different herd and system types
Approximate cost for tour including flights and accommodation is $1400 plus meals. Local transport is sponsored by LIC.
Once again LIC Australia will host a tour party to the South Island Dairy Event (SIDE). This is the largest dairy conference in NZ and covers a range of relevant topics with a line-up of expert speakers. You will also travel to a range of innovative dairy farms in the Canterbury region and other places of interest.
- Six day tour
- SIDE conference
- Winter grazing systems
- Special interest visits
- LIC herd test depot and semen dispatch
Approximate cost for tour including flights and accommodation is $1800 plus meals. Local transport is sponsored by LIC.