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The 'Dairy Research Conference (online): Grass and soils' event is one of many events listed. View all events.
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.
13:10 – 13:15: Chair’s introduction. Dr Amanda Bennett, Resource Management Scientist, AHDB
13:15 – 13:35: Developing new soil health indicators. Dr Elizabeth Stockdale, NIAB
13:35 – 13:50: Silage clamp slippage. Dr Dave Davies, Silage Solutions Ltd
13:50 – 14:00: 21st century recommended grass and clover list varieties. Ellie Sweetman, NIAB
14:00 – 14:05: Should Utilisable Metabolisable Energy (UME) make a comeback? Siwan Howatson, Animal Health and Welfare Scientist (Grass and Forage), AHDB
14:05 – 14:20: Question and Answer session
14:20 – 14:24: Summary by Chair. Dr Amanda Bennett, Resource Management Scientist, AHDB
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.