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Events listings: 1st Jan 1970

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Events for 1st Jan 1970

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Pigs and Poultry - Optimising Production

Date: 16th January 2020

Location: 481

Time: 09:30 - 15:00

Cost: Free*

The event will showcase new developments in vaccine development, animal welfare and nutrition which underpin sustainable production in the pig and poultry sectors.

Free event to optimise production in the pig and poultry sector

View the programme for the day.

The event is supported by SEFARI, the Scottish Environment, Food and Agriculture Research Institutes.

Free entry but registration required.

AHDB Agronomy Scottish Borders

Date: 16th January 2020

Location: 224

Time: 09:30 - 15:30

Cost: Free

Tailored to address local issues related to the production of cereals and oilseeds the AHDB/SRUC/FAS Agronomy 2020 events focus on applied research and on-farm practice.

The Agronomy 2020 events, organised by AHDB, SRUC and FAS, will focus on using an Integrated Pest Management approach to growing arable crops.

The events will showcase the latest fungicide performance results as well as using the Recommended Lists to select for appropriate variety traits.   There will be opportunities in two-panel sessions to discuss farming in the future: How can we make arable systems sustainable?  What are the market and export opportunities?

Agenda

  • 09.30 - Welcome and coffee
  • 10.00 - Chairs welcome
  • 10.10 - Ipm Agronomy update Fungicide resistance – Neil Havis
  • 10.30 - summary of varieties – Steve Hoad
  • 10.50 - Arable Scotland video and slide – Ken Loades
  • 11.20 - Challenges and choices fungicides – Fiona Burnett
  • 11.40 - Sustainable Arable Systems chaired by Donald Dunbar
    • Joanna cloy
    • Rumiana Reay- Nottingham UNI
    • Ken Loades – JHI
  • 12.40 - Lunch
  • 13.30 - Markets and Export opportunities chaired by Willy Thomson
    • Julian Bell- Brexit and markets
    • David Euadell- Markets and Exports
    • Regional Grain Merchant- update local markets Sam Scott
  • 15.00 - Tea
  • 15.20 - Chairs Summary
  • 15.30 - Close

Sign up: https://ahdb.org.uk/events/agronomy-perth

Further information: https://www.sruc.ac.uk/news/article/2569/crop_masters

Contact:

events@sruc.ac.uk

+44 (0) 131 535 4000

 

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