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SDP Heat Detective On-farm Workshop – Tuesday, 27th February 2018 – Roadvale
February 27 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
An on-farm discussion focussed on maximising fertility in your dairy herd.
The Heat Detective workshop is an on-farm, interactive discussion suitable for all farmers and farm workers involved in heat detection. It will be delivered by a Dairy Australia Repro Right accredited veterinarian, Dr Carl Hockey.
The workshop will cover:
the importance of heat detection
the biology behind heat detection
the signs of heat and correct timing for artificial insemination
how to make it all work – key elements of an effective system on farm
the use and application of a range of heat detection aids
how to review your heat detection strategy
This will also be an opportunity to discuss the ins and outs of new heat detection technologies and view and discuss the Wenzel’s cow collar system for heat detection.
By Friday, 23rd February 2018 to Belinda Haddow 0423 00 3638 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Morning tea & lunch will be provided.
Please bring along a chair and hat. Due to OH &S and farm bio security requirements, we ask that you come with clean boots/footwear.