ReproActive Clermont: Weaner Management - Planning for Performance

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Thank you for registering for ReproActive Clermont: Weaner Management - Planning for Performance. Please bring sturdy footwear and clothing for this seminar as there will be a practical session within the cattle yards at the event. Please contact us if you have any food requirements and we will do our best to accommodate you. We look forward to seeing you on the 27th of March.

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Clermont Showground

Heritage Building

Wattle Hill Rd

Clermont, QLD 4721

Australia

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Thank you for registering for ReproActive Clermont: Weaner Management - Planning for Performance. Please bring sturdy footwear and clothing for this seminar as there will be a practical session within the cattle yards at the event. Please contact us if you have any food requirements and we will do our best to accommodate you. We look forward to seeing you on the 27th of March.
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GET INFORMED, GET REPROACTIVE

Weaning is one of the most crucial management interventions in a beef operation, regardless of season. Please join Dr Alan Guilfoyle (Clermont Veterinary Surgery), Jim Wade (Wade Agricultural Consulting) & Dr Lee Taylor (Zoetis Australia) & as we present this ReproActive workshop. This workshop is beef production focused, highly-practical & interactive with modules covering:

  • The significance & assessment of Critical Mating Weights

  • The implications of Condition Scoring & the best corrective action to take

  • The importance of early Weaning Management for long term productivity, improved disease prevention & the achievement of mating &/or market weight targets


Leaving you equipped with the knowledge to better understand & improve your:

  • Weaning processes & protocols, in turn driving efficiency

  • Management of nutritional demands & disease risks in weaners

  • Heifer growth targets

  • Ability to effectively respond to challenging situations, & ultimately enhance the,

  • Productivity & profitability of your herd


What is ReproActive?

Developed by Australia’s leading vets, cattle specialists and rural business experts, ReproActive is a specialised, interactive workshop series designed to help maximise the reproductive & productive potential of herds. Each module will provide a wealth of knowledge to producers, resellers & veterinarians.


Speakers

Dr Alan Guilfoyle, Veterinarian, Clemont Veterinary Surgery (Event Coordinator)

  • Wean early - implementing & managing early weaning to drive efficiency & production on farm and in the feedlot

  • A ‘hands on’ demonstration of Condition Scoring & it's use as a decision making tool in your enterprise

  • Post weaning management of Heifers - the importance of Critical Mating Weights in laying the foundations for lifelong heifer reproductive productivity


Jim Wade, Consulting Nutritionist, Wade Agricultural Consultants

  • Feeding Weaners – meeting the needs of growing stock & the ramifications of getting it wrong


Paul Williams, Beef Extension Officer, Tropical Beef Technology Services

  • Making use of genetic technologies to improve the bottom line


Dr Lee Taylor, Senior Veterinary Operations Manager, Zoetis Australia

  • BRD in young cattle – Why it is important, why it happens & how it can be managed


For any queries regarding the event or issues with registration please contact Leon Buchanan (Zoetis) by calling 0418 492 289.


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Clermont Showground

Heritage Building

Wattle Hill Rd

Clermont, QLD 4721

Australia

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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