Dorset Grassland Society Meeting

Dorset Grassland Society Meeting

Tuesday 4th October  Perry Farm, Bagber, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 2HB - 10.30 am for 11am Start, BBQ lunch and 2pm Finish – Courtesy of the Bennett family 

DORSET GRASSLAND SOCIETY & FRIARS MOOR LIVESTOCK HEALTH 

COW SIGNALS and BARN DESIGN

Discussion led by BertjanWesterlaan, Vetvice - Cow Signals

Bertjan  is a practicing dairy vet working in Holland for Vetvice, a company that delivers practical advice and training on cow housing and husbandry to dairy farmers around the world. Their aim is to maximize the health and welfare of both the cow and the farmer!

Bertjan has advised the Bennett Family on the design and construction of their new cubicle building, parlour and slurry handling system. The meeting will be a great opportunity to hear about some of the latest ideas on cow housing and management from a speaker with a wealth of practical experience in this important area. We look forward to seeing you there!

Please let me know if you will be attending to help plan catering

Contact Claire Chppendale, dorsetgrasslandsociety@outlook.com or 07795437275

Information

Event Date: Tue, 04/10/2016
Event Time: 11 am - 2pm

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