9:00 Arrival, registration, coffee and poster display
9.45 Chairman’s introduction
9:55 Mastitis Management on AMS farms.
Torben Bennedsgaard, Aarhus University, Denmark
10.25 Milk buyers needs v sustainable dairy business needs. The conundrum.
Vicky Porteus, Arla Foods Ltd, Leeds
10.55 Questions and discussion
11:10 Coffee and posters
Research & Development Updates: Presentations from selected posters
11:40 Presentation 1 and Q & A
12.00 Presentation 2 and Q & A
12.20 Presentation 3 and Q & A
12.40 Presentation 4 and Q & A
13.00 Lunch and posters
14:10 Poster voting and Chairman’s introduction
14:15 Liner development work and its implications on teat health and mastitis.
John Upton, TEAGASC, Ireland
14.45 Vaccine Development in mastitis control
Moredun Research Institute
15.15 AHDB Mastitis Case Study
James Breen, Orchard Veterinary Group, Glastonbury and farmer client
15.45 Questions and discussion
16:00 BMC 2017 Best Poster award
16.05 Tea and depart