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Feeding Fundamentals

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Duration: One day

Feeding Fundamentals: Milk from Grass
Duration: One day

Who simply MUST attend?

These courses are suitable for farm vets who feel their lack of knowledge on the non-vetty’ side of feeding cows, holds them back from getting involved in this subject on farm.

What’s different about the courses?

These are not clinical courses, they address the other side of nutrition on farm, the nuts and bolts of being the feed advisor.

What are the changes delegates expect as a result?

  • Enhanced confidence to engage with nutritional issues on farm
  • A greater understanding of different feeding systems
  • Increased understanding of the properties and value of different feeds
  • An ability to plan forage and feed requirements for a herd
  • A back to basics practical overview of feeding dairy cows

What are the likely benefits to the business?

  • Increased involvement in clinical and non-clinical nutrition work
  • Increased vet: client engagement
  • An insight into what offering a nutrition service would look like

Feeding Fundamental course objectives:

  • Demystify feed and farming systems
  • Construct a feed plan for a farm
  • Monitor this plan
  • Understand basic dairy costings

Feeding Fundamentals: Milk from GrassĀ 

This course follows on from Feeding Fundamentals, the grazing module provides an understanding of pasture management, and you leave able to perform calculations on farm to generate discussion and engage clients.

This course covers:

  • Tools to plan and monitor the nutrition of dairy cows at pasture and develop a grazing herd fertility service
  • Plan a grazing strategy
  • Monitor grassland utilisation
  • Select appropriate buffer feeds
  • Implement a seasonal fertility programme

“Feeding Fundamentals provides a practical approach to learning the basics of nutrition in all farming systems”

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Trainer

Location


Date Category Course Title Trainer Location Detail
29 Aug 2017 Graduate16,Farm15 XLVets Farm Graduate Development Programme North Yorkshire View
25 Sep 2017 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister Dorset View
26 Sep 2017 Equine21,Equine20,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Advanced Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Tyndale Vets, Gloucester View
26 Sep 2017 Business17 Delivering Customer Excellence for Vets Bobbie Flight Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View
17 Oct 2017 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley The Willows, Cheshire View
24 Oct 2017 Farm15,Cattle12,Dairy18,Other5 VetTech - Base module Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS Bishopton, North Yorkshire View
25 Oct 2017 Farm15,Cattle12,Dairy18,Other5 VetTech - General Skills Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS Bishopton, North Yorkshire View
31 Oct 2017 Business17 Delivering Customer Excellence Bobbie Flight St Boniface Vets, Exeter View
2 Nov 2017 Farm15 Dairy Genetics Neil Eastham Tyndale Vets, Gloucester View
6 Nov 2017 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister Shropshire View
14 Nov 2017 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 XLVets First Line Managers - Ashbrook Equine BRATHAY Ashbrook Equine, Cheshire View
21 Nov 2017 Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Leadership Programme Birmingham View
23 Nov 2017 Equine21,Equine20,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Advanced Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View
27 Nov 2017 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister Scott Mitchell, Hexham View
28 Nov 2017 Small Animal14 One Day Only - Basic Cruciate Course Stuart Brown BVSc MRCVS Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View
28 Nov 2017 Graduate16,Small Animal14 Two Days - Basic Cruciate & Advanced TTA Tim Hutchinson BVSc CertSAS MRCVS Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View
29 Nov 2017 Small Animal14 One Day Only - Advanced TTA Tim Hutchinson BVSc CertSAS MRCVS Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View
11 Dec 2017 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister TBC View
16 Jan 2018 Graduate16,Farm15,Dairy18 Feeding Fundamentals Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS Cheshire View
23 Jan 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley The Willows, Ashbrook Equine, Knutsford View
23 Jan 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9 Train the Trainer (4-day) Vince Holley The Willows, Ashbrook Equine, Knutsford View
25 Jan 2018 Equine21,Equine20,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Advanced Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley The Willows, Ashbrook Equine, Knutsford View
5 Feb 2018 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister TBC View
27 Feb 2018 Farm15,Cattle12,Dairy18,Other5 VetTech - Base module Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS TBC View
28 Feb 2018 Farm15,Cattle12,Dairy18,Other5 VetTech - Lameness Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS TBC View
13 Mar 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley TBC View
13 Mar 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9 Train the Trainer (4-day) Vince Holley TBC View
15 Mar 2018 Equine21,Equine20,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Advanced Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley TBC View
15 May 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Tyndale Vets, Gloucester View
21 May 2018 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister TBC View
23 May 2018 Graduate16,Farm15,Dairy18 Feeding Fundamentals: Milk from Grass Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS Cheshire View
18 Jun 2018 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister TBC View
3 Jul 2018 Business17 Delivering Customer Excellence Bobbie Flight Synergy Farm Health, Dorset View
9 Jul 2018 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister TBC View
8 Aug 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Synergy Farm Health, Dorset View
18 Sep 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley TBC View
18 Sep 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9 Train the Trainer (4-day) Vince Holley TBC View
20 Sep 2018 Equine21,Equine20,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Advanced Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley TBC View
27 Sep 2018 Farm15 Dairy Genetics Neil Eastham TBC View
1 Oct 2018 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister TBC View
16 Oct 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley TBC View
5 Nov 2018 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister TBC View
13 Nov 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View
13 Nov 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9 Train the Trainer (4-day) Vince Holley Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View
15 Nov 2018 Equine21,Equine20,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Advanced Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View