Schedule

Alpaca Classic 2016 Workshops & Agenda

Friday the 16th September 2016

7:00 – 9:00 pm    The Alpaca Stud and Bozedown invite you to join them for Cocktails and an opportunity to preview the sale pens.

7:15-8:00 pm       Brett Keysen ‘How EBV’s have led to progression in the cattle industry”

Saturday the 17th September 2016

9:00 am                Coffee and Social!

9:30 am                Welcome – Introducing the Programme and sales procedure

10:00 am             Diversification Seminar – Sarah Riley of Inspired Course and Inspired Camping

11:30 am             Viewing of Alpacas

12:30 pm             Lunch

2:00 pm               Workshops 1, 2 and 3 run simultaneously

3:30 pm               Viewing of Alpacas          

5:00 pm               Supper

6:30 pm               Alpaca Classic 2016 Auction

Witness a charitable spectacular then party time

Sunday 18th September 2016

9:00 am                Coffee and Social!

9:15 am                workshops 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 run simultaneously

10:45 am             Coffee and Social!

11:00 am             Workshops 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 run simultaneously

12:30 pm             Lunch

1:30 pm               Workshops 2 and 3 run simultaneously

3:00 pm               Close         

 

 

Workshop 1 – Photographing your Alpacas to Sell (Harvey Brown, Blackberry Alpacas)


Workshop 2 – Brett Keysen on Form & Function


Workshop 3 –Spotting Sick Alpacas Simply! Claire Whitehead


Workshop 4 – Learning how to analyse and critique your own fibre Mary-Jo Smith


Workshop 5 – How to avoid single trait selection Nick Harrington-Smith

 

Friday the 16th September 2016

7:00 – 9:00 pm    The Alpaca Stud and Bozedown invite you to join them for Cocktails and an opportunity to preview the sale pens.

7:15-8:00 pm       Brett Keysen ‘How EBV’s have led to progression in the cattle industry”

:00 am                Coffee and Social!

9:30 am                Welcome – Introducing the Programme and sales procedure

10:00 am             Diversification Talk

11:30 am             Viewing of Alpacas

12:30 pm             Lunch

2:00 pm               Workshops 1, 2 and 3 run simultaneously

3:30 pm               Viewing of Alpacas          

5:00 pm               Supper

6:30 pm               Alpaca Classic 2016 Auction

Witness a charitable spectacular then party time