SHAWG’s Sheep Health and Welfare Conference entitled “A business approach to health and welfare” was held on Wednesday the 16th November 2016 at Sixways Stadium at Worcester.

Presentations from the day can be downloaded by clicking on the links below:

Welcome and agenda – Peter Baber

Sheep Health and Welfare priorities – Nerys Wright

Improving flock performance – Lesley Stubbings, Ben Anthony and Diana Fairclough

Flock health clubs – Fiona Lovatt

Improving health and welfare through monitoring: Lamb mortality – Emily Gascoine and Andrew Head

Cull ewes project – Ben Strugnell

Making the most from your investment in vaccination on farm – Grace O’Gorman

Medicine use to reduce ewe and lamb mortality – Rebecca Mearns

Reducing antimicrobial use in sheep farming – Phil Stocker

What else does the industry need to do to reduce the risk of AR? – Lesley Stubbings


SHAWG conference 2016 logos
The conference was sponsored by Agrimin Ltd, Animax, Bimeda, Elanco, MSD Animal Health, Strathclyde nutrition, Virbac, Zinpro, Zoetis.

Details from previous conferences can be found below:

SHAWG conference presentations 2014

SHAWG conference presentations 2012