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Technology and Innovation in the Dairy Industry – National Ag day 2023 (Stage 5, Stage 6)

On Demand

Join DPI Tocal Farms, Dairy Manager Matt Brett for a virtual tour around the dairy enterprise as he discusses the use of a range of technologies that maximise production efficiently and sustainably.



Appropriate for Agriculture, Science (Biology and Chemistry) students,

Content covered includes:

  • Overview of Tocal farm enterprises, size and production.
  • Overview of Tocal College youth education courses.
  • Virtual walk through the milking parlour and plant
  • Discussion of cow management, production and welfare
  • Robotic rotary dairy technology
  • Genetics and breeding management and technologies
  • Digital cow collars
  • Pasture management- soil moisture probes and automation of irrigation

This program will be available for free and on-demand on National Agriculture Day 2023 and ongoingly.

Other titles in the Innovation in Agriculture- National Ag Day 2023 events include:

  • Drones and Sensors
  • Precision Agronomy – Part 1 and Part 2
  • Viruses in vegetables- When going viral becomes a problem


BROUGHT TO YOU BY: NSW Department of Primary Industries

Event Details

Event Type

On Demand (available until: 03-Dec-2025 05:00PM)

Delivery Platform

Youtube Recording


1 Hour





Main KLA, Strand, Sub Strand

Science and Tech » Agriculture

Other KLAs

Science and Tech » Digital Technologies

Science and Tech » Living World 7-10

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Technology and Materials Requirements

Mandatory technology requirements:

  • computer,
  • internet access

More Information About This Event

Find the NSW DPI Schools Programs’ whole suite of learning resources, careers promotion, student events and Teacher Professional Development opportunities  at:  https://www.nswdpi-schools-program.com/

If you have any queries please contact the provider

Name: NSW Department of Primary Industries

Phone: 02 6391 3057

Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.nswdpi-schools-program.com/

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