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Closing the Circle – integrating trace element supply in soils, plants and animals
March 1 2017
Abbey Hotel, Malvern, Worcestershire
In collaboration with the British Society of Animal Science (BSAS) and British Society of Soil Science (BSSS) BGS is holding a Winter Meeting on the mineral nutrition of the soil/plant/animal.
The Winter Meeting seeks to bring together scientists, technical specialists and practitioners in a forum with a focus on practical application and integration of knowledge. Through invited speakers, offered papers and posters and breakout sessions there will be opportunity for all to hear about and discuss the many facets of trace element nutrition in soils, plants and animals, the interactions within the system and where we lack knowledge.
Professor of Food Chain Nutrition, University of Reading -An overview of current issues
Origin Fertilisers -Trace elements in the Soil and Interactions
Technical Director, Evidence Group Limited -Trace element supply to the Animal
Other Topics include: Micronutrient contents of Grasses and Legumes and its Biogeography; Farmer knowledge and Management controls on Magnesium; Copper avoidance behaviour in sheep; Micronutrients in organic compared to conventionally farmed soils; Assessing trace element status.
You can download the event leaflet for more information here
Poster authors can view poster preparation guidelines here
Event Date: Wed, 01/03/2017
Event Time: 9.00 - 16.30
To book simply select which delegate rate is applicable (BGS members must login to receive member rate), follow the paypal instructions, and fill in your details at the end.
Data protection: All names included within this booking, emergency contact details, occupation, any dietary requests, and your basic details may be provided to companies organising this event with BGS and attending delegates, but will not be released to third parties. By advising us the Y indication you are allowing your details to be provided outside British Grassland Society. We would like to prepare a delegate list for this event to be shared with other event participants, if you are happy to be included on the list please indicate Y.
BGS is a membership organisation which acts as a communication forum, through events and publications, for the profitable and sustainable use of grass and forage.