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New breeding tools to drive beef efficiency – North Yorkshire

July 2 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Courtesy of Watson Swinbank

Join AHDB Beef & Lamb for this event showcasing the potential for breeding advances to improve the efficiency of the beef industry. Speakers will explain how using breeding tools to inform purchase and selection decisions can help maximise returns in your herd.  They will also discuss the latest breeding developments and provide an opportunity to visit the new beef feed efficiency unit at Greystones Farm.

Programme

4:00pm         Registration & refreshments (tea/coffee)

4:30pm         Welcome & introduction to the project, Mary Vickers (AHDB)

4:40pm          Invest Wisely: Keep BVD out of your herd, Eleanor Kane (AHDB)

5:00pm         Improving the genetic merit of your herd, Emma Steele (AHDB)

5.30pm         New developments in beef genetics, Sam Boon (AHDB)

6:00pm         Beef Feed Efficiency Programme – Project update,

Mary Vickers, Natalie Cormack (AHDB)

6:30pm         Farm Walk, Watson Swinbank (Host Farmer)

7:00pm          Supper & Close

To book your FREE place ring the AHDB Beef & Lamb events Hub on 01904 771212 or email ku.gr1537915244o.bdh1537915244a@stn1537915244eve.e1537915244k1537915244

*If you have any special dietary requirement please contact us as soon as possible; Booking is essential. Please bring clean boots and outdoor clothing.

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Details

Date:
July 2
Time:
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Organiser

AHDB KE events hub
Phone:
01904 771212
Email:
KE.Events@ahdb.org.uk

Venue

Greystones Farm
Caldwell
Richmond, North Yorkshire DL11 7UB United Kingdom
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