ASA Sheep Masterclass



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EVENT: ASA Sheep Masterclass
DATE: 11th December 2017
LOCATION: UCD, Lyons FarmRegister Now 2
TIME: 9.30am – 4pm approx
FEE: 
FREE to ASA Members. Non-Member: €30. 
REGISTRATION: Now Open

 
The ASA Sheep Masterclass at UCD, Lyons Farm will focus on topical issues and the most up to date research relating to Sheep Breeding, Late pregnancy nutrition, Store lamb finishing, Animal Health and Mineral nutrition.
 
Programme:
 
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09.30 am – Registration, Tea and Coffee
10.00 am – Introduction
10.00 am – What are the major challenges facing sheep production in Ireland? Andrew Kinsella, Farmer
10.10 am – Options for finishing store hill lamb, Michael Diskin, Teagasc
10.50 am – Update on the INZAC flock, Fiona McGovern, Teagasc
11.30 am – Critical aspects of sheep mineral nutrition, Anne Marie Crowley, Trouw
12.10 pm – Multispecies swards for sheep, Tommy Boland, UCD
12.50 pm - Hot topics in sheep health, Michael Doherty, UCD
1.30 pm – Light Lunch (Soup / Sandwich)
2.15 pm – Late pregnancy nutrition  workshop
4.00pm – End
 

The event will be a combination of talks and practical sessions.

 
This event is kindly sponsored by Irish Country Meats
 
ICM Lamb Specialists