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The Dairy Research Partnership online conference will share the outcomes of research projects undertaken as part of our Dairy Research Partnership Initiative, led by the University of Nottingham.
Booking will open later in the year.
11:00 – 11:05: Chair’s introduction. Dr Martina Dorigo
11:05 – 11:25: Copper: Can you have too much of a good thing? Dr James McCaughern, Harper Adams University
11:25 – 11:45: Can you feed low protein diets based on high protein forages without affecting performance? Professor Liam Sinclair, Harper Adams University
11:45 – 12:05: What impacts your Dairy Farm Efficiency? Professor Phil Garnsworthy, University of Nottingham
12:05: 12:10: Phosphorus management in GB dairy farming: Where are we and what can we achieve? Brad Harrison/Dr Partha Ray, University of Reading
12:10 – 12:25: Question and Answer session
12:25 – 12:30: Summary by Chair. Dr Martina Dorigo
12:30 – 12:40: Pre-recorded PhD Showcase – Evidence synthesis to improve dairy herd fertility. Ed Hayes, PhD Researcher, University of Nottingham
Our five-year Dairy Research Partnership initiative began in June 2016. It was funded by AHDB Dairy (£1,700,000) with financial contributions from the academic partners - University of Nottingham, Harper Adams University, Royal Veterinary College and SRUC - bringing the total to £2,100,000.
The partnership, led by University of Nottingham, addresses three of our strategic priorities:
Learn about the seven work packages in the Dairy Research Partnership Programme by visiting our webpage.