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SHAWG’s Sheep Health and Welfare Conference - 16 Nov 2016


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


A business approach to health and welfare

09.30    Registration, breakfast rolls and coffee

10.00    Welcome

10.15    Improving flock performance with Lesley Stubbings (LSSC) and farmers Ben Anthony and Diana Fairclough

11.00   Coffee

11.30   Improving health and welfare through monitoring with Ben Strugnell (Farm Post Mortems),

            Emily Gascoigne (Synergy Vets) and Fiona Lovatt (Flock Health)

13.00   Lunch

14.00   How do we make the most from the investment in medicines on farm? with Lesley Stubbings (LSSC),

             Phil Stocker (NSA), Grace O’Gorman (NOAH) and Rebecca Mearns (Biobest)

16.00  Finish

The conference is being sponsored by Agrimin Ltd, Animax, Bimeda, Elanco, MSD Animal Health, Strathclyde nutrition, Virbac, Zinpro, Zoetis

SHAWG conference 2016 logos

Our Aim

“To promote the prevention
of disease and the welfare of
sheep by providing a forum
for discussion, distribution of
research results and provision
of advice on veterinary
matters relating to sheep”

Contact the Society

Sheep Veterinary Society,
SVS Secretariat,
Moredun Research Institute,
Pentlands Science Park,
Bush Loan, Penicuik,
Midlothian, EH26 0PZ

Tel: +44 131 445 5111
Fax: +44 131 445 6235

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