Agriculture HSC Seminar
27 June 2013
Program and speakers:
9.30am Pain relief - addressing animal ethics and welfare in beef cattle
Dr Peter White, Lecturer in Veterinary Physiology, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney.
10.00 am Surviving the challenging business of farming
Dr Russell Bush, Senior Lecturer in Livestock Production, Faculty of VeterinaryScience, University of Sydney.
10.45am Managing grassland ecosystems - an environment of complex
Dr Lachlan Ingram, Senior Research Fellow, Plant Breeding Institute, Faculty of Agriculture and Environment, University of Sydney.
11.15am Adapting to Australia's variable and changing climate
Dr Peter Ampt, Lecturer in Natural Resource Management, Faculty of Agriculture and Environment, University of Sydney.
11.45 am Lunch
12.30pm Seeking statistical success - optimising experimental design
Dr Peter Thomson, Associate Professor in Biometry, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney.
1.00pm Entry requirements for degrees in the Faculty's of Veterinary Science;Science; and Agriculture & Environment
Ms Vanda Northwood, Manager, Undergraduate Recruitment and Schools Outreach Science Marketing & Communication Unit, Division of Natural Sciences
RSVP: Friday 21st June
Marion Saddington: firstname.lastname@example.org, ph 9351 1787, fax 9351 1618 or
Russell Bush: email@example.com, ph 9351 1785, mob 0429 986 022, fax 9351 1693
This includes a sensational sausage sandwich (vegeburgers for vegetarians), drink and notes on the
It is essential that we have an accurate number for catering purposes by this date.
Please inform us of those requiring a vegetarian meal.
Contact: Jessica Morris
Phone: 02 9114 0825