COUNTRY CALENDAR: See what's happening in the region

PREPARATIONS: Jarrad Gill, Guy Clarke and Jason McDonald are pictured before the 2019 Wagga Pro Rodeo. Picture: Les Smith
PREPARATIONS: Jarrad Gill, Guy Clarke and Jason McDonald are pictured before the 2019 Wagga Pro Rodeo. Picture: Les Smith

FEBRUARY 14 and 15: Gundagai Show will be held Gundagai Showgrounds and is set to offer a diverse program of events. For details info@gundagaishow.com.au

FEBRUARY 15: Wagga Pro Rodeo will be held at the Equex Centre at Copeland Street Wagga. The rodeo action is set to start at 4pm and will attract stock from John P Gill and Sons of The Rock.

FEBRUARY 18 and 19: Grains Research and Development Association (GRDC) will host an update at Charles Sturt University, Pine Gully Road, Wagga. The event will feature a range of topics. For more details visit www.orm.com.au.

FEBRUARY 20: Grains Research and Development Association (GRDC) will host an update at Corowa. The event will feature several topics including cover crops and their impacts on the farming system, Riverine Plains research and the latest strategies in canola disease control. For more details and to register visit www.grdc.gom.au/UpdateDates

FEBRUARY 22: Narrandera Rodeo, affiliated with the Australian Professional Rodeo Association will start at 6.30pm at the town's rodeo grounds. The stock contractor is Garry McPhee and admission prices are $25 for adults, $15 pensioners and family tickets $50.

FEBRUARY 28 to MARCH 1 2020: Canberra Royal Show will be held at Flemington Road Mitchell Australian Capital Territory. For details www.rncas.org.au

MARCH 6 and 7 2020: Boorowa Show will be held at Ballyryan Road, Boorowa. For details contact boorowashow@hotmail.com

MARCH 21 and 22: Southwest/NSW Team Yarders 2020 season starts at Morundah arena. Details on how to enter are on the NSW Team Yarding website. Membership forms can be found in the download section.

MARCH 22: Holbrook Show will be held at Bowler Street, Holbrook.

MARCH 28: Batlow Show will be held at Memorial Avenue, Batlow. For details visit www.batlowshow.com.au

MARCH 28 and 29: Southwest/NSW Team Yarders will host an event at Gerogery. All details on how to enter are on the NSW Team Yarding website.

MAY 22: The Science and Agriculture Enrichment Day will be held at the Graham Centre in Wagga. For details contact Toni Nugent, Partnerships and Engagement Manager, Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation (02) 6933 4402.

JULY 9 to 12: The 2020 Herefords Australia National Youth Expo will be held in Wodonga. For more information contact Nikki Williamson at youth@herefordsaustralia.com.au.

SEPTEMBER 22, 23 and 24: Henty Machinery Field Days attracts around 60,000 visitors.