Managing livestock in a changing climate
20 May 2010
This course took place on 20 May 2010 on Glensaugh Farm. The technical session in the morning included presentations from John Vipond, Johnny Mackay & David Ross. Topics included improving productivity and efficiency through health and diet, selecting and managing livestock to suit changing weather patterns, producing home grown feed; identifying and managing diseases and stresses. Funding options under SRDP/LMO were also be covered. In the afternoon, delegates toured Glensaugh Farm to discuss how these principles can be put into practice.
Materials from course
On the day, course participants received a pack containing a range of useful technical guides on livestock management. Supplementary resources can be viewed online: