CalfCare Open Days

Animal Health Ireland/Teagasc CalfCare Events 2018
 Today’s Calves, Tomorrow’s Herd – How to maximise calf health for long term profitability

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.

If you want to learn more about any of these topics, come along to one of the Animal Health Ireland/Teagasc CalfCare Open Days in conjunction with the Dairy Milk Processors and which are kindly supported by Volac.

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


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