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Mastitis Matters

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Price: £102.00

Trainees will be able to define and detect mastitis and having developed an understanding about the balance between cow defences and the most common mastitis pathogens, calculate the costs associated with this disease.

Learning Outcomes


  • Appreciate the principle mastitis pathogens and their sources: where does environmental mastitis come from?
  • Understand cow defences & immunity: why do some cows get mastitis and some dont?
  • Differentiate dry period vs lactation:which is the priority for your herd?
  • Understand how to reduce mastitis challenge: building design
  • Understand how to maximise cow immunity: the importance of nutrition
  • Appreciate the economic costs of mastitis

Additional Info


Cost (inc. VAT): £102.00
Trainer: TBA
Date: 12 Feb 2020
Start Time: 10:00
Duration: 4.5 Hours
Address: 5 High Street, Mauchline, Ayrshire, KA5 6AJ

Please note: delegates withdrawing from the course within 3 working days will be charged 60% of the total fee.
Failure to turn up on the day of the workshop without prior warning will be charged at the full amount.