Shropshire Farm Vets with James Marsden
Tuesday 10th August, 7:30pm
James graduated from Bristol in 2006 and spent a year in mixed practice in rural Berkshire. During this time, he decided to pursue a career in a farm animal veterinary practice and joined the team at Mac&O in 2007 which has now progressed to Shropshire Farm Vets. His favourite aspects of the job include improving animal health and welfare, whilst enhancing overall farm profitability through good health and fertility management. James has recently gained a Diploma in Bovine Reproduction.
The transition period is a critical time for a cow. Running from three weeks prior to calving to three weeks post calving, the period sees the cow at highest risk of associated diseases such as milk fever and displaced abomasum. Join James Marsden from Shropshire Farm Vets on learning about his top tips for a successful transition period.