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Beef Research Day - Newport

Event date: 
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 10:00 to 15:00

AHDB Beef and Lamb has funded a significant amount of research work on all areas of beef production in the last few years. This event provides an opportunity for levy payers to hear about this work and to take home key messages.

10:00 - Arrival, registration, tea / coffee

10:25 - Welcome

10:30 - Form groups to visit the six stations:

  • Diana Williams - Improving liver fluke control in cattle
  • Neil Rowe - Driving improvement using key performance indicators
  • Debbie Brown - Targeted suckler co nutrition using body condition scoring
  • Rob Prendiville - Profitable beef from dairy production systems
  • Simon Marsh - A review of recent beef finishing research at Harper Adams
  • Marc Jones - Getting better performance from cattle at grass

12:00 Lunch

13:00 Reform groups to visit remaining stations

14:30 - Round up at final station

15:00 Event ends / depart

Venue: Food Academy Lecture Theatre, Harper Adams University, Newport, Shropshire, TF10 8NB

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