Dookie Day 2018 Program

Plan ahead for Dookie Day with a sneak-peek of some of our activities, talks and demonstrations listed below. There is something for everyone at Dookie Day. Maps and programs will be provided on the day.


Plan ahead for Dookie Day with a sneak-peek at our 2018 program. Not sure how you will get to everything on the day? Don't worry, we will have plenty of maps and programs to hand out and lots of volunteers to help you find your way.

Time

Activity

Venue

10.15am Welcome to Country, Smoking ceremony and welcome from Ros Gall, Director of Dookie Campus Dookie Hub Stage
10.30am Learn about the Bachelor of Agriculture and Diploma in General Studies C Lecture Theatre
10.45am Genomics and data science in crop biotechnology Dookie Hub Stage
11am Managing soils for environmental benefit Dookie Hub Stage
11.15am Session 1: Become a highly skilled agricultural scientist, ready to take on the world Dookie Hub Stage
11.30am Learn about Graduate studies (research and coursework) C Lecture Theatre
11.45am Is lab meat the future of meat production? Dookie Hub Stage
12.30pm Learn about Technology in Equine Veterinary Medicine,  Presented by Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital C Lecture Theatre
12.30pm Session 2: Become a highly skilled agricultural scientist, ready to take on the world Dookie Hub Stage
1pm Learn about the Bachelor of Agriculture and Diploma in General Studies C Lecture Theatre
1.45pm Learn about Technology in Equine Veterinary Medicine, Presented by Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital C Lecture Theatre
2.00pm Session 3: Become a highly skilled agricultural scientist, ready to take on the world Dookie Hub Stage
2.15pm Keynote presentation: Dookie Professor in Residence, Timothy Reeves, 'Global food security – Tomorrow’s heroes are today’s students' C Lecture Theatre
2.30pm The importance of farm advisers in Australian agriculture Dookie Hub Stage
2.45pm Will fenceless livestock farming become a reality in Australia? Dookie Hub Stage
3pm Agriculture alumni panel discussion: Where are they now? C Lecture Theatre
3pm Who’s doing what? The changing world of farm work Dookie Hub Stage
3.15pm Heat stress mitigation for sustainable food animal production Dookie Hub Stage

Time

Tours and demonstrations

Venue

10.45am 12.10pm 1.30pm 2.30pm
3pm
Tour of Dookie campus, visiting the winery site, student accommodation, teaching spaces, solar panel farm and glasshouse Dookie Info Hub
All day Principles of brewing, winemaking and viticulture at Dookie Dookie Hub
All day The Virtual 4D Farm Dookie Hub
All day Sustainable crop production for food security under uncertainty Dookie Hub
11am
1pm
Shearing and wool classing demonstrations Location 5 on map
All day Baking better bread Dookie Hub
All day Healthy soils for healthy food Dookie Hub
11am
12pm
1pm
2pm
3pm
Bus tours to the Robotic Dairy Meet at shuttle bus, Location 14 on map
All day MUASIP Melbourne Unmanned Aircraft System Integration Platform Location 4 on map
All day What's that smell? Understanding whats in the air through optics Dookie Hub
All day Acting out: tackling scientific misconceptions Dookie Hub
10.40am
12pm
2pm
3.30pm
Microwave weed management demonstrations Location 12 on map
All day Biometric monitoring with meat consumers Dookie Hub
All day Climate resilient crops for the changing world Dookie Hub
10.50am
12.15pm
1pm
3.15pm
Drone demonstrations Location 4 on map
All day Dookie Agricultural College Museum Location 11 on map
All day Information Hub Dookie Hub
All day Reinvigorating Dookie Dookie Hub

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