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Strategic Farm Event – Dorchester
December 5, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pmFree
Strategic Farms for Beef & Lamb, part of the wider Farm Excellence Platform, aims to demonstrate clear advances in on-farm productivity by monitoring performance and implementing best practice. Bertie Newman farms 610ha with 100 Aberdeen Angus and 40 Hereford cattle, and 1,200 ewes.
10.30am Registration/ tea and coffee
11.00am Welcome and outline of the strategic farm programme
Joseph Keating (AHDB)
11.15am Introduction to the farm
Bertie Newman (Host farmer)
11:25am Current activity and key focus areas for the farm
Luppo Diepenbroek (Straight Line Nutrition Ltd)
11:45am Farm walk
12.30pm Discussion on farm priorities
1.00pm Light lunch and questions
*If you have any special dietary requirement please contact us as soon as possible