Cattle Lameness Conference

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Event date

26 April 2017

Venue location

Sixways Stadium
Warriors Way


CLC administrator, +44 (0) 1823 444488

Event type

Partner events


£135.00 (excluding VAT) per person, which includes full access to scientific proceedings, a bound copy of the conference book containing full research papers, a buffet menu, tea / coffee and free parking.

Student concessions are avaliable at £65.00 (excluding VAT), subject to availability and evidence of student status.

Late registrations (less than 10 days in advance): In the event of a late or an ‘on-the day’ registration, proceedings, lunch and refreshments will be subject to availability.

Cancellation policy: Cancellations will only be accepted if received in writing no less than 14 days before the conference.

Event Description

Cattle Lameness Conference 2017

Scientific programme of invited speakers

08.30 Arrival, registration, coffee and poster display
09.25 Chairman’s introduction
09:30 “A review of the Cattle Mobility Steering Group work” Dick Sibley, Chairperson, Cattle Mobility Steering Group
09:50 Questions and discussion
10.00 “An update on Digital Dermatitis” Arturo Gomez, Zinpro, Spain
10.45 Questions and discussion
10:55 Coffee and posters
11:25 “Update on the digital cushion research” Reuben Newsome, University of Nottingham
11.55 Questions and discussion
12:05 “Lameness – a Red Tractor Dairy Standards perspective” Jess Sloss, Technical Manager, Red Tractor Farm Assurance
12.30 Questions and discussion
12.40 “Presentation from a KT poster”
12:55 Questions and discussion
13:00 Lunch and posters 14:00 Poster voting and Chairman’s introduction
14:05 “Presentations from KT posters”
14.35 Questions and discussion
14.50 “Digital Dermatitis– a case study” Sara Pederson
15:30 Questions and discussion
15:40 CLC 2017 Best Poster award
15.45 Tea and depart