THE 2017 HDSBA PERFORMANCE RECORDING WORKSHOP 7th October, Edinburgh

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Want to know more about breeding in general and performance recording in  particular? Join us at this year’s Performance Recording Workshop at The Marriot Hotel, Edinburgh, EH12 8NF on Saturday 7th October starting at 10am. (close to the airport for anyone wishing to fly in).

We have invited some great speakers to join us to discuss genetics and how we can use them to improve our flocks and to talk about what we should aim to produce to satisfy commercial and processor needs.

Dr Jo Connington, a leading livestock geneticist from the Roslin Institute

Sam Boon and Emma Steele from AHDB

Emily Grant Knowledge Transfer Specialist from Quality Meat Scotland

In addition to presentations from our speakers, there will be a Question Time session where you can put your questions to them and in the afternoon a practical sessions for both novice and experienced breeders.

Lunch is included and the total cost will be £15/delegate

Places are limited so book yours quickly! To book your place, please email Janet janet@hampshiredown.org.uk

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A further opportunity to meet, talk and learn is on the 17th November when we will be holding a Q and A session after the first afternoon of the Sheepbreeders Roundtable . For more information about the conference:- http://www.nationalsheep.org.uk/SBRT/. Book your place and then let us know that you want to join our HDBSA session.