FARMER
MEETING

“Solving Flock Lameness:
Practical solutions to improving lameness and flock performance”

with Phillipa Page BVSc BSc MRCVS from Flock Health Ltd

Project Lamb

Date & Location


Furze Farms, Peopleton -
Thursday 19th September 2019

Furze Farms, Peopleton, Worcestershire WR10 2EQ


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Sheep lameness is a widespread health issue affecting most flocks in the UK.

Join us for an interactive workshop with leading sheep vet Phillipa Page BVSc BSc MRCVS from Flock Health Ltd.

The FAI five-point plan offers sheep producers a clear lameness management strategy and a practical protocol for reducing the incidence of lameness in sheep.

These workshops aim to help sheep producers benefit from expert advice & offer the opportunity to discuss their flock plans.

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Agenda

10:00 Arrival/Coffee
10:30 Lameness – problem solving on farm lameness issues
Phillipa Page
Including and introduction to the farm
12:00 Lunch
12:45 Interactive sessions in rotation at 4 stations:
1. Sheep handling and lameness control – Phillipa Page
2. Injection techniques – Paul Rowley (Sterimatic Worldwide Ltd.)
3. Lameness control planner MSD
4. Flock Health - MacArthur Barstow & Gibbs Veterinary Practice
14:00 Lameness case study
15:00 Finish