Preparing your beef heifer for successful calving
March 5, 2020 @ 12:45 pm - 2:00 pm
Rearing heifers from birth until their first calving is a costly operation on farm. It is also one of the most crucial to get right and there are a number of factors that will help optimise success and avoid the considerable cost of getting it wrong.
Join farm vets Colin Clarke BVetMed MRCVS and Rebecca Cavill BVetMed Cert AVP MRCVS as they offer valuable insights into:
Feeding your heifer
Choosing a bull: questions to ask and EBVs
Pelvimetry – is the calf too big or the heifer too small?
Synchronisation: pros and cons and programmes available.
This event is sponsored by Zoetis.