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Let's Talk Poultry Webinar Series

Let's Talk Poultry is series of webinars for Irish poultry producers. Webinar host Rebecca Tierney, Teagasc Poultry Advisor and special guests provide updates and practical advice to allow you to improve production on your unit and potentially increase profits. Participants have the chance to pose their questions to speakers at the end of each webinar.

Upcoming webinars include:
Wednesday, 22 September
Presenter:

Previous Webinars
Wednesday, 16 June
2pm
Biosecurity
Presenter: 
Conor Sheehy, 
St David’s Poultry Team
Wednesday, 30 June
2pm
The SSRH – Planning & Implementation
Presenters: 
Ray Langton & Denis Neary, 
SEAI 
Martin Dempsey,
Commercial Broiler Producer
Wednesday, 14 July
2pm
Layer Management – Back to Basics
Presenter: 
Robbie Hagwood, 
Poultry Consultant
Wednesday, 28 July
2pm
Cocci – Prevention is better than Cure
Presenters: 
Ellie Radford,
Huvepharma & Callum Turner, 
St David’s Poultry Team
Wednesday, 11 August
2pm
Understanding Foot Pad Dermatitis
Presenter: 
Conor Sheehy, 
St David’s Poultry Team
Wednesday, 25 August
2pm
Biosecurity assessments for broiler and layers units: Irish results
Presenter: 
Carla Gomes,
Animal Health Ireland
Wednesday, 8 September Balcas Energy Solution for Heating Poultry Houses
Presenters:
Colm Hatton, Paula Keelagher and Gerard Owens,
Balcas Energy

Previous Webinars

2020

Webinar host, Rebecca Tierney, Teagasc Poultry Advisor was joined by guest presenters each webinar to discuss prominent topics such as the benefits of eating poultry & eggs; taxation and nutrition. 

Topics covered include:
Wednesday, 25 November Poultry & Eggs – An Under Promoted Super Food
Presenter: 
Professor Patrick Wall, 
University College Dublin
Wednesday, 2 December The Right Tax Structures to Save you Money
Presenter: 
Ciaran McCabe, 
IFAC
Wednesday, 16 December Poultry Nutrition – Time to Take Stock
Presenter: 
Michelle Burke, 
Devenish

Let's Talk Poultry Webinar Series, in collaboration with Alltech 

Webinar hosts, Rebecca Tierney, Teagasc and Niall Brennan, Poultry Co-ordinator with Alltech Ireland, facilitated this webinar series with guest presenters joining the webinars to discuss prominent topics such as avian influenza, gut health and layer management. 

Topics on this webinar series included:
Wednesday, 3 June 2020 Mitigating bird flu with better biosecurity – What can we do?
Presenters: 
James Greaves,
Broiler and Broiler Breeder Consultant
Joe O’Flaherty,
Veterinary Public Health, DAFM
Wednesday, 1 July 2020 From chicks to eggs – improving the layer cycle
Presenters: 
Martin Humphrey, 
Sales Director, Humphrey Feeds & Pullets
Padraig McKenna,
Flock Supervisor, Whitaker’s Hatcheries
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 Irish poultry industry outlook
Presenter: 
Peter Duggan, 
Meat Division at Bord Bia