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Precision Technologies in Dairy Farming

Thursday 01 February 2018
Time:

10.00 - 15.00

Event location:

SRUC Barony Campus, Parkgate, Dumfries DG1 3NE

Booking information:

The contact person to book onto the event is Janis Forrest, janis.forrest@sac.co.uk tel: 0131 603 7525

Moredun will be present at this event which focuses on the use of precision technology for dairy farmers and highlights latest research and its practical application.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Use of GPS  to improve soil quality
  • Research on GHG’s and how nutrition  can help achieve reductions in GHG’s emissions
  • Sensor technologies for early detection of health/lameness events
  • Automatic feeding for calves and calf health
  • Satellite technology and grass varieties for maximising output from grassland

The contact person to book onto the event is Janis Forrest, janis.forrest@sac.co.uk    tel: 0131 603 7525