UPCOMING FOOT TRIMMING COURSE
Upcoming foot trimming course, date TBC. Please contact the farm office for more details.
Improving profitability through
proactive herd health management
Wednesday November 9th
Northleaze Farm, Highworth, Swindon
NMR & the Mallett family of Northleaze Farm would like to invite you to join us for an informative and enjoyable farm walk focusing on proactive herd health management on Wednesday November 9th from 10:30am to 2pm
Robert Mallett and his family have farmed at Northleaze Farm since 1988 and gradually expanded to 230 cows and 450 acres. The herd is mainly Autumn calving and milked 3x day but makes best possible use of grazing in Spring and Summer. The stock are all home bred using top genomic bulls.
There will also be a number of short presentations:
• Is your herd high risk for Johne’s disease?
– Eamon Watson (NMR Veterinary Advisor)
• BVDFree England and practical steps to eradicate BVD
– Drove Farm Vets
• Using milk recording data to support decision making for SDCT
– NMR & Drove Farm Vets
Venue: Northleaze Farm, Highworth, Swindon, SN6 7QT
To assist with catering RSVP by November 7th
to Jessica Griffin on 01249 467222 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Farm walk supported and sponsored by