DairyNZ -FeedRight
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FeedRight is a learning package of tools, resources, and training for both dairy farmers and their advisors; designed to improve industry knowledge on nutrition and feed management to ensure farmers receive consistent evidence-based advice.

 Export to Your Calendar 2/07/2019 to 3/07/2019
When: 2nd & 3rd July 2019
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Invercargill (Venue TBC)
Invercargill, Southland 
New Zealand
Presenter: Dr. Jane Kay & Joanne Sheridan
Contact: Jane Kay
027 838 9740

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About the Course:

FeedRight training is delivered by DairyNZ's Jane Kay, Senior Scientist, and aimed at rural professionals who offer, or plan to offer, feed management or nutrition advice. The training provides participants with the capability and knowledge to provide seasonally appropriate, profitable, and sustainable nutrition and feed management advice to dairy farmers.

FeedRight training key learning objectives:

  • understanding of dairy cow nutrition and feed management in pasture-based systems
  • knowledge and use of relevant and evidence-based resources and information
  • capability to help farmers make informed decisions regarding dairy cow management and feed nutrition

The FeedRight course includes:

  • one e-learning module and assessment: Dairy Nutrition Principles and Theory
  • two practical workshops
    • Workshop 1: Transition Period and Early Lactation
    • Workshop 2: Mid and Late Lactation and Dry Period

Tutors:

  • Dr. Jane Kay - Senior Scientist - DairyNZ
  • Joanne Sheridan - Facilitator

Suitable for: Veterinarians

Price: $652.00 plus GST

  • includes online modules/assessment and two 2-day workshops.

Website for Registrations:

https://www.dairynz.co.nz/feed/feedright/