Talking Sheep 2019 – Shropshire

Past Event - booking closed

8 August 2019

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Walford Campus, Baschurch, Shrewsbury, Shropshire


Join AHDB Beef & Lamb at ‘Talking Sheep 2019’. A one day technical sheep event kindly hosted by Walford Campus and in collaboration with industry partners.

The day will be interactive and will cover a range of sheep related topics. There will plenty of opportunity to ask questions and relate the talks to your farming business. 

Full agenda:

•    Ensuring a sustainable and profitable business – Meg Spendlove, AHDB Beef & Lamb, Luke Crossman, AHDB.

•    Grassland and soil management – Will Fleming and Helen Mathieu, Germinal 

•    Lamb management – lamb worm control by John Hemmingway from Shropshire Farm Vets

•    Lamb selection at slaughter – how to optimise income by Tim Bastable, Agricultural consultant 

•    Ewe & lamb health – using vaccines effectively by MSD Animal Health

•    Flock replacement policy – research from Challenge Sheep project looking at ewe longevity and flock productivity with Hayley King from AHDB Beef & Lamb 

To book your place please visit the AHDB events page, email or call 01904 771218 and let us know of any special dietary requirements.