Upcoming 2013 Events & Workshops -
2012 Events & Workshops -
Have an idea for a workshop or training day? ALFA welcomes all suggestions. Please contact us.
ALFA Calendar Photo Competition - 2014
The entries will be voted on at the ALFA Facebook Page www.facebook.com/Austfeedlots
Feedlot Environment Training - Open for Registrations
A new National Beef Cattle Feedlot Environmental Code of Practice has been released and as a result ALFA will hold Evironmental Training Workshops across Australia.
Workshop Locations & Dates:
Registrations are now open to attend the workshops. Early Bird Rates are available.
MARGIN & PEOPLE MANAGEMENT 2013 - Building Business Skills for the Future
This outstanding program is a unique opportunity for up and coming lotfeeders and those involved in the wider feedlot industry to focus on the business end of the feedlot industry. The program is designed to provide you with a deeper understanding of how to manage a modern feedlot business. Lot feeding is all about margins - this program will focus on the financial side to upgrade your skills set. You will cover the finer points of commodity contracting, hedging and pricing. You will learn about time management and setting priorities; about human behaviour and how to work more effectively with other people. The course runs across 4 x 2 day training sessions.
Occupational Health & Safety Compliance and Regulation
Australian Rural Leadership Program (ARLP)
The ARLP is a unique opportunity for selected rural and regional leaders to undertake a program of personal growth and develop the skills, knowledge and networks needed to be effective in regional, state, national and international arenas. It comprises a part-time course of 59 days, conducted over 17 months. To be directed to the ARLP website please click here.
MEAT & LIVESTOCK AUSTRALIA also provides a list of industry events. Click here to go to MLA.