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Beef-up Your Profits! Improve the use of data to be profitable after Brexit

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Reins Farm

Oak Tree Lane

Sambourne

Redditch

B96 6EX

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Beef-up Your Profits! Improve the use of data to be profitable after Brexit

Join beef farmer Adam Quinney, Richard Lloyd - Precision Livestock Manager at IfA and a representative from the benchmarking team at AHDB for on-farm demonstrations and presentations on how understanding and using data is essential for profitable beef production in an era when farming subsidies are likely to be reduced.

Farm demonstration at Reins Farm showing:

  • Adam’s herd of Salers cross cows and finishing cattle

  • The use of EIDs with smartphone farm management programmes to save time and make money

  • How the use of computerised mixer wagon feeding helps you go on holiday and know the cattle are well fed

  • Consistent rations

  • EID with weights imported directly to evaluate growth and feed efficiency

  • Breeding using selection criteria, sexed semen and objective sire data

  • Use of computer records and benchmarking

Afternoon Presentations:

“Using Data to Make a Profit”

Adam Quinney, Reins Farm, Sambourne

“KPIs & Benchmarking In Beef”

AHDB Benchmarking

“The Benefits of Precision Livestock Farming”

Richard Lloyd, Precision Livestock Manager, Innovation for Agriculture

The afternoon presentations will take place at Sambourne Village Hall

FREE to attend. Booking is essential, places are limited. Lunch provided

An Innovation for Agriculture event funded by the Princes Countryside Fund.

Supported by the National Federation of Young Farmers Clubs

Event contact: 02476 692470 Email: carrie@i4agri.org

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