PROGRAMME 2021

8.45 Registration Opens

9.45 Chairman’s introduction

9:55 Review of diagnostic testing of mastitis.  Chris Davison

10.30 To treat or not to treat.  Ian Glover

11:05 Coffee and posters

Research & Development Updates: Presentations from selected posters (Q & A after each presentation)

11:40 The impact of using teat seal only at dry-off on SCC and infection levels in the following lactation on 5 Irish commercial herds.  Clare Glabby

12.00 Online training for advisers to support udder health improvement through the Quarter Pro initiative.  Rachel Hayton

12.20 Survival of Streptococcus uberis on bedding substrates. Ginny Sherwin

12.40 Descriptive study of Bactoscan failures on UK dairy farms (2010-2020).  Al Manning

13.00 Lunch and posters

14:10 Poster voting and Chairman’s introduction

14:15 The challenges of setting up a small scale direct supply business. Rachel Risdon

14.50 Managing outcomes / what does the data show? Chris Hudson.

15.25 AHDB Mastitis Control Plan Case Study: Environmental Lactation pattern in a robotic milking herd. Ellie Button

16:00 BMC 2020 Best Poster award

16.05 Close


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