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Livestock Transport Handling Workshops – Roma

Livestock businesses operating in the Maranoa region will have the opportunity to develop their cattle handling and transport skills over two free workshops with renowned industry expert Tom Shephard in April.

The safe and efficient livestock handling training workshop for transport aims to promote safer work practices and animal welfare outcomes in relation to the task of handling livestock throughout the supply chain. It will provide an understanding of cattle behaviour and handling techniques.

These one day workshops will incorporate theory and practical elements delivered by an industry expert.

Dates: Wednesday 7 and Thursday 8 April 2021

Times: 8:00am start, 5:00pm finish

Venue: Roma Saleyards Administration Building

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LRTAQ 2021 Annual Conference

The Livestock and Rural Transporters Association of Queensland (LRTAQ) 2021 Annual Conference is scheduled for 9 – 11 April. We invite you to join us as we mark our milestone 40th anniversary. Fittingly, we are headed back to where it all started – Roma – the location of the very first meeting of the then LTAQ back in 1981.

LRTAQ members, industry members, suppliers, service providers and government representatives are invited to join us over the three days to receive the latest updates, discuss the future of our industry, and enjoy great social events.

Dates: Friday 16 – Sunday 18 April 2021

Venue: Roma Explorers Inn, Roma

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