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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.
13:00 – 13:05: Chair’s introduction. Derek Armstrong, Lead Veterinary Science Expert, AHDB.
13:05 – 13:25: Effective prevention and treatment of claw horn lesions. James Wilson, PhD Researcher, University of Nottingham
13:25 – 13:35: Non-infectious lameness causing lesions; bringing together current theories. Bethany Griffiths, PhD Researcher, University of Nottingham
13:35 – 13:45: How does lameness affect milk production and feed efficiency? Chloe Geoghegan, PhD Researcher, University of Nottingham
13:45 – 14:00: Question and Answer session
14:00 – 14:05: Summary by Chair. Derek Armstrong, Lead Veterinary Science Expert, AHDB.
14:05 – 14:20: Pre-recorded PhD Showcase – Controlling Digital Dermatitis. Amy Gillespie, PhD Researcher, University of Liverpool
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.