Achieving Excellence in Youngstock Welfare - for vets 8 years qualified & over
Date: Monday 10th June 2019
Talk by Dr James Reynolds DVM, MPVM professor of Large Animal Medicine and Welfare at Western University of Veterinary Medicine, Pomona, California, USA. He is globally known in the dairy industry and academia for his work on farm animal welfare, calf management, mastitis control and sustainable agriculture.
Exceptional animal welfare standards are one of the trademarks of British agriculture and of increasing interest to consumers and milk buyers.
Join us to hear internationally renowned Dr. James Reynolds speak about the latest welfare science as well as sharing his thoughts and experience about farming practices. The meeting will focus on how welfare can be optimised in the following areas:
Grouping and housing options for calves
Optimal nutritional strategies for calves
Effective pain management during routine procedures with youngstock
Successful transitioning your heifers in the milking herd.
Held at Padbrook Park Hotel, Cullompton.
A hot meal will be served prior to the start of the talk at 7.15pm prompt with the talk commencing at 7.45pm.
**Please enter delegate name(s) and any dietary requirements in the note to seller box when booking, we will be unable to cater for dietary requirements unless we know in advance**