At the South Gippsland Dairy Expo, Robyn Mitchard of ACM with Zoe (9 months) and Brad Carpenter, Leongatha, Vic, Gendore, discuss the new McHale 991 high-spin bale wrapper with twin wrappers. Robyn Mitchard said ACM has acquired an annual
With crushed maize from Irwin's Stockfeed, Greg Pate and Katrina Galindo, South and West Gippsland sales representatives respectively.
At the Rabobank stand at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo are Sam Loughridge, Ripplebrook, Vic, Andrew Wood, Warragul, Vic, Rabobank's Russell Mann and Matthew Long, Colin Finger, Ripplebrook, Vic, and Jamie Murphy, Rabobank.
Fonterra's Sarah Fusinato, of Neerim South, Vic, was helping people play milk pong at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo.
One of Fonterra's farm source service centre staff Chris Bowden, Traralgon, Vic, hands out cheese and biscuits at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo.
Talking about Marco Turnips at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo are sales agronomist with Cropmark Seeds Adam Sheedy and seed agronomist with Notman Seeds Adam Fisher.
Alan Gowers, Vicseeds, and Simon Hunt, Stephen Pasture Seeds, with Choice Chicory, Tonic Plantain and Relish Red Clover on show at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo.
At Browns fertilisers' tent at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo, cake was on the menu, handed out by sales manager James Ristrom and agronomist Katherine Bohn.
Representing GippsDairy and Dairy Australia at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo are intern Heather Smillie and extension officers Leah Maslen and Ashley Burgess.
A farmer can never have too many hats: Steven Garnham, Nyora, Vic, says yes to another hat from Ridley Stockfeeds' Richie McGrath, Leongatha, Vic, at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo.
Showing the injector nozzle inside the liner to teat spray the teat at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo are Ken and Rose Heywood, of Western Valley Dairy Systems, Warragul, Vic, and Craig Kelly, of ADF Milking.
At the South Gippsland Dairy Expo Donal Blackwell, Alltech, talks about the Keenan nutrition with Keenan Intouch, which uses cloud technology to log the feed inventory and supplements levels on the farm.
Graeme Stoll, DairyTech, at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo with the Packo vat cooling systems, that are now manufactured in 30,000-50,000 litre capacity.
Helping answer questions at the Browns Stockfeed tent at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo are sales and nutrition representative Matt James and merchandise sales representative Tim Sargant.
Showing their cast cement feedpads and bunkers at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo are Toby and Gordon Painter, Vikon Precast, Bairnsdale, Vic.
Jay Jaspers had his son, Caleb (4), with him at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo to show the Civil Mart crossover kit for driveways.
Tez, Trevor and Clare Porter, Yarram, Vic, are looking at equipment and machinery at the at South Gippsland Dairy Expo.
A Cleris linkage fertiliser spreader caught the eye of Morry Van De Leur, Menzies Creek, Vic, at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo. He is pictured with Tom Paltridge, Muck Runner, Mt Gambier, SA.
Inside the Goweil bale grab, hooked to a John Deere 5100R tractor, at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo is Jayson Filomeno, Cervus Equipment, Leongatha, Vic.
Known for VicSilos, at Maffra, Vic, Graham Watt also displayed sheep and cattle troughs at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo.
Giving away product at the Saputo marquee at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo are Leongatha field service staff, Louise Bruce, Tim Cross, Penny Johnson, Paul Dodds and Lauren Heppell.
Graham Wood, of Graham Wood Machinery with a rehabilitator deep and surface tillage, with 1.5-6m working width, at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo.
Mitch Colson, of Warrnambool, Vic, looks at the Wrangler Crush, brought to the at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo by Laurens De Wit, of De Wit Trading.
Representing Burra Foods with some old style milk cans at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo are milk supply manager Peter Fort, milk supply officer Paul Bills and farm milk administration officer Ann MacKay.
Teat care and dairy hygiene specialists Ruakura were at Elmore Field Days. On hand to demonstrate their new teat scrubber were Don Hanson and Glen Armstrong. For more information visit ruakura.com.au.
Elmore Field Days stalwart, Andrew Hoult from Dumac Distributors was on site again with their Ruffy range of effluent pumps and Ebara pressure system and washdown pumps.
Pictured at the Semex Australia tent at the Elmore Field Days discussing Semex's range of unique genetic solutions are area manager Ashley Bradley, dairy farmer Casey Diment, Stanhope, Vic and key account manager Joseph Holloway.
Australian Dairyfarmer's Jeanette Severs checked out the range of new and interesting products and services on show at the South Gippsland Dairy Expo in September, while Peter Roach caught up with suppliers at the Elmore Field Days in October.