Introduction to Precision Livestock Farming - is PLF the answer to today’s farming challenges?
Join Richard Lloyd, Precision Livestock Manager at IfA and Charlotte Johnston from Red Tractor for an introduction to precision livestock farming covering pig, poultry, beef, sheep and dairy
Topics covered include:
Overview of what we can and should be measuring on the farm
Detailed understanding of KPI's for your business
Gain an overview into the application of a wide range of technologies to help monitor health, welfare and performance
Tips on deciding which technology to invest in
Understand the impacts of environment and building infrastructure on livestock health & welfare
How PLF and genomics can breed a better future
Application of PLF through the supply chain
Decision making: responding to data, making changes on farm
It is FREE to attend - lunch is provided. Booking is essential.
An Innovation for Agriculture Event in collaboration with Westmorland County Agricultural Society
Supported by the National Federation of Young farmers Clubs
Funded by the Princes Countryside Fund