Getting into Farm Data - Echuca (Day 2)

Getting into Farm Data - Echuca (Day 2)


Farm Business Management (FBM) Fundamentals

Getting into Farm Data - 2 days

This two day program provides participants with the skills and knowledge to collect, organise, inter-pret and analyse farm data using DairyBase. It will focus on physical farm data organisation and analysis, and introduce financial farm data collection.

Presenter: Chris Thomas


Foundation FBM knowledge
 Principles, concepts and terminology
 Sources of farm data
Getting organised and tools
 Getting set up
 Using DairyBase
 Using DairyBase data input sheets
Collecting, organising and interpreting data
 Farm physical data
 Land, livestock, milk, production, water, labour, feed and fertilis-er
 Putting your physical farm data into DairyBase
Data analysis and reporting
 Using DairyBase to monitor farm business performance over time
 Comparing your farm business performance with other farms
 Key farm KPIs—the DairyBase physical summary

Time: 9.30am – 3.00pm (both days)

Day 1: 8th-May-2017
Day 2: 15th-May-2017

RSVP: Email: or Phone03 5833 5312

This course provides participants the opportunity to be assessed and receive accreditation through the National Centre for Dairy Education (NCDE).
Dairy Australia, Murray Dairy and the NCDE are making this course available at no cost to participants during the 2016/17 financial year.

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