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The NSA Sheep 2012 event, now just a few days away on 4 July, will be hosting a range of seminars with a focus on sustainable intensification.


Particpants include Farmers Weekly’s Sarah Tricket, presenting our sheep lameness campaign - Stamp out Lameness, the government’s chief scientist, Sir John Beddington and SCOPS’ Lesley Stubbings.


See the Sheep 2012 schedule of seminars below.





















































 Time  Title Speakers  Chair 
 1100 Parasites – what’s  the latest in control

SCOPS’ Lesley Stubbings

Charollais Sheep Society’s Carroll Barber
 1130 Five steps to beating lameness Pfizer’s Andrew Montgomery MRCVS Farmers Weekly’s Sarah Trickett

     Sustainable intensification – what does it mean for sheep?

 1200

The big debate


Sustainability – can sheep deliver?


Sir John Beddington 


Farmer, John Geldard


Marketeer, Rizvhan Khalid


New entrant, Sion Williams

EBLEX’s Dr Liz Genever
 1300

The technical seminar


Producing more from less – making it happen


Nuffield scholar, Catherine Nakielny


Geneticist, Ian McDougal


Grassland consultant, Charlie Morgan


Natural England’s Will Cockbain

The Moredun’s Dr Julie Fitzpatrick
 1400

The grass roots debate


Food + profit = environment?

Farmers, Adrian Dalby and Robert
Helliwell
NSA’s Phil Stocker
    
 1500  Maximising forage  Caltech’s Roy Firth  ADAS’s Kate Phillips
 1530  New feeding opportunities for sheep  Agri’s Neil Woolf  McCartneys’ Jenny Layton-Mills
 1600  Lamb market update and maximising its potential  Randall Parker Food’s Phil Hambling  NFYFC


For more on the NSA Sheep 2012 event see our Sheep 2012 page