What topics will be covered at these calf events?
Johne’s Disease – Johne’s disease is a challenging condition with multiple factors associated with its spread between and within farms. Find out more on the management and control of Johne’s disease.
Calf Housing – Good calf house design is critical for calf health and growth. You will get tips on design and layout which should be considered when building or renovating a calf shed.
Labour Efficient Calf Management – how to feed calves in a well organized manner without compromising animal health.
Disinfection Protocols for Calf Rearing – Want to reduce animal health costs and the amount of time you spend on treating sick calves? Implement our best practice on disinfection protocols for equipment, personnel and calf accommodation.
All CalfCare events commence at 11.00am.
Click here for the CalfCare Events Handout
|January 2018||Host Farm|
|Monday 8th||Teagasc Research Farm, Kilworth, Cork P61 TW30|
|Wednesday 10th||Edward Cooney, Tierworker, Kells, Co. Meath A82 DE76|
|Thursday 11th||Rory and Mairead Regan, Knockroe, Thurles, Co. Tipperary E41 RY67|
|Friday 12th||Noreen and Padraig Calanan, Raheenabrogue, Ballyroan, Co. Laois R32 K3V8|
|Tuesday 16th||Kenneth and Fergal O’Brien, Knocknastooka, Grange, Co. Waterford P36 XD68|
|Thursday 18th||Liam Leahy, Bridelands, Crookstown, Co. Cork P14 R978|
|Friday 19th||Tom and Patricia Moran, Ballygriffin, Golden, Co. Tipperary E25 E337|
|Tuesday 23rd||Aidan and Kathleen Treacy, Lisnacody, Eyrecourt, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway H53 AE36|
|Wednesday 24th||James and Michael Hickey, Inch St Laurence, Caherconlish, Co. Limerick V94 E9F7|
|Thursday 25th||David Henry, Roscrib House, Ballymote, Co. Sligo F56 K072|