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Calf Crop 2020: Maximising Your Live Calves (Gatehouse of Fleet)

Thursday 23 January 2020
Time:

10.15 - 14.45

Event location:

GG’s Yard, Laggan, Gatehouse of Fleet, DG7 2ES

Audience:

Open to all

Booking information:

To book a place contact Val.Angus@sac.co.uk or contact 01835 823322

Efficient beef production requires cows to produce live calves. This meeting has been designed to highlight key pieces of research which will give you the knowledge and tools to maximise live suckler calves on your farm.

Subjects include:

• Causes of Calf Loss
• Still Births and Calving Management
• Colostrum Management
• Body Condition and Calf Performance
• The Impact of Cryptosporidiosis

Come along to hear the latest findings and discuss with colleagues and speakers.Take home new ideas to help you wean an extra calf in 2020.

Speakers;

• Timothy Geraghty, SAC Consulting Veterinary Services
• Jayne Orr, University of Glasgow
• Dr Beth Wells, Moredun Research Institute
• Dr Simon Turner, SRUC
• Alex Corbishley, The University of Edinburgh