Calf Crop 2019: Maximising Your Live Calves - Thainstone

Thursday 14 February 2019
Time:

10.30 - 14.30

Event location:

Thainstone Mart, Inverurie AB51 5XZ

Booking information:

To book your place contact FRBSThainstone@sac.co.uk or 01467 625385

Efficient beef production requires cows bred to produce live calves. The findings of three research projects aiming to maximise live suckler calves will be presented.

Subjects include:
• Knowing areas of calf losses
• Colostrum management in suckler systems
• Still births and calving

Come along to get the latest findings and discuss with colleagues and speakers. Take home new ideas to help you wean more live calves this year.

Speakers;
• Dr Alastair Macrae, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh
• Timothy Geraghty, SAC Consulting Veterinary Services
• Jayne Orr, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow
• Dr Beth Wells, Moredun Research Institute
• David McClelland, Norvite, Technical Director

Lunch provided.

To book your place contact FRBSThainstone@sac.co.uk or 01467 625385

This event is also being run on other dates at Stirling and Carfraemill.