Pig Education Day

On Friday 19 of October, myself and two other students and Mrs Le Feuvre attended the Adelaide Roseworthy pig education day run by Graeme Pope and Pork SA. It was a very informative day learning about pig nutrition, piglet survival, colostrum testing in bloods, artificial insemination and...

Rabbit Farm Visit

On Monday 22 October the two Year 7/8 Ag classes visited Julie Page's rabbit farm at Warooka. The class saw the rabbit breeding cycle, helped milk a cow and tried to avoid the emus! Thank you to Rob for driving the bus and to Julie Page and her helpers for sharing their knowledge and time with...

Thank you

Thank you to Caroline Roennfeldt for organising the cutting of our hay paddocks and Greg Allen for coming in and bailing. The hay will be stored and used for stock feed down the track. Thank you again to Graham's at Broomfield Angus Stud Winulta and Wilson's at Oakwook Red Poll Stud - Minlaton....

Ag Block Appreciation Afternoon

We had a little get together down the Ag Block on Wednesday: an 'Appreciation Arvo' to thank everybody who has had any input into helping with the steers, goats , pigs , crops and chooks.
It was a chance for them to see the effort the students have put into the animals and to share their...

7/8 Egg Projects

After a busy start to the year learning about Wool, Miss Townsend’s 7/8 class have moved their attention to Eggs in their Agriculture lessons for Term 2. Our students have ‘eggs’amined an ‘eggs’tremely vast range of ‘eggs’periments and have achieved some ‘eggs’traodinary...

7/8T Wool Project

7/8 Townsend 8 spent their Ag lessons in Term 1 learning about wool. This involved theory about the wool industry, how to select a good sheep, wool processing and of course, shearing. There were also many opportunities for students to get ‘hands on’ and learn some new skills. These...