Upcoming EuroDairy webinars this October

Published 26 September 18

Autumn is in full swing and we have lots of EuroDairy webinars taking place over October, covering a range of interesting topics. Find out more and book your places below: 

 

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17 October - Responsible antimicrobial use on UK dairy farms- the Farmer Action Group project 

How has a farmer-led approach helped to reduce antimicrobial use on UK farms? Graham Wells, a participating farmer gives his insights into being part of the Farmer Action Group project, and cross-border learning on a EuroDairy trip to the Netherlands. 

Graham is part of a family team managing and running a 280 strong H-F herd in Somerset, averaging over 8000L/cow/year in an all year round calving pattern. 

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18 October - The Swedish take on responsible antibiotic use
Ylva Persson will discuss how Sweden has the lowest use of antibiotics in EU, and how other countries can lower their use of antibiotics to reach the same level.

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23 October - The role of forages as protein sources in dairy systems
What role do forages play as a protein source in dairy systems? Elisabet Nadeau, associate Professor at SLU, Sweden, will cover effects of forage species, the rate of nitrogen fertiliser, wilting, conservation and the use of additives on forage protein and the effects on dairy cow performance.

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