WA sheep producers sought for Victorian study tour

The WA Department of Agriculture and Food are looking for sheep producers interested in attending a week-long study tour in Victoria this August.

The tour will include attending Sheepvention, a farming event attracting over 25,000 visitors to regional Victoria that showcases innovation and technology in the sheep industry.

Tour participants will also visit Victorian sheep producers, leading consultants and the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources.

Interested applicants should ideally have long term plans to grow their sheep enterprise, be willing to improve through technology, and be able to share their experience with other sheep producers.

Applications are now open and close on Wednesday, July 5.

To apply visit the WA Department of Agriculture and Food website.