Virtual Dairy Conference24 November 2021 24 November 2021
Due to updated Government guidelines the Teagasc National Dairy Conference has changed from an ‘in person’ event to being an online ‘virtual event’ only. Anyone who has booked will be contacted within the next few days.
Wednesday, 24 November
10.00am: Opening & Introduction - Liam Herlihy, Chairman, Teagasc Authority
Key Address; Economic and environmental performance on Irish dairy farms - what are the key drivers of success? - Joe Patton, Head of Dairy Knowledge Transfer, Teagasc
10.20am: Grazing Management and Clover Establishment
Session moderated by Stuart Childs, Teagasc Dairy Specialist
- What is PastureBase telling us about current grazing management on dairy farms?
Michael O’Donovan, Teagasc
- Clover sward performance at different N levels
Brian McCarthy, Teagasc
- My experience with grazing high clover swards
Kevin Moran and Ger Pardy, dairy farmers
Panel discussion plus Q&A
Close of Conference; Dr Joe Patton
11.30am: End of live Broadcast