Women in Agriculture, Ayrshire: Nutrition – The Basics


Nutrition can have a massive impact on livestock health and performance. At this Zoom meeting the basics of nutrition for ruminants will be discussed. Our speakers for the evening will be Mary Young and Karen Stewart (SAC Consulting Ruminant Nutritionists).

They will explain the basics of nutrition including:
• How the rumen works
• What effects different feeds have
• Crude protein & energy – how much and why?
• The importance of DUP
• Evaluating different feeds and their value for money

This Zoom meeting will take place on Wednesday 28th July at 7:30pm.