CDA Mid-term Open Meeting 2018 Bramshaw Village Hall, Wednesday 14th November
NFLAS Spring and Summer Courses This year NFLAS have decided to collaborate with specialist vets to provide a unique opportunity for commoners, farmers and landowners in the New Forest to learn more about managing their livestock.
Dave Coombs and his team at Cedar Vets will deliver a series of courses focusing on cattle; mitigating against TB, herd health & fertility and nutrition.
Alan Hough at Celtic Equine Vets will deliver two evenings of Equine solutions, focusing on worming, manure and soil management.
Larkmead Vets and Julia James will be coming down to the forest to give specialist training on rearing and managing pigs.
Please look at the information below and follow the links for course details and to book your place. Livestock courses Lambing – Minstead Village Hall When: Friday 6 April 9am – 4.30pm BOOK HERE Equine Solutions – worming, manure and soil management When: Tuesday 17 and Thursday 26 April 7pm – 9.30pm BOOK HERE Cattle – mitigating against TB – Minstead Village Hall When: Wednesday 18 April 1.30pm – 4.30pm BOOK HERE Pig breeding- Emery Down Village Hall When: Thursday 24 May 9.30am – 2.30pm BOOK HERE
Cattle – Herd Health and Fertility – Cedar Vets, Hightown, Ringwood When: Wednesday 13 June 2pm - 6pm BOOK HERE Cattle – Nutrition – Lyndhurst Community Centre When: Wednesday 8 August. Please email if interested.
Other courses Tree safety and surveying – Minstead Village Hall When: Friday 11 May 9.30am – 4pm BOOK HERE Outdoor First Aid – Testwood Lakes When: Monday 16 and Tuesday 17 July 9am – 5pm BOOK HERE For those interested in Farming Rules for Water – this update will be incorporated within the Equine Solutions course. For those interested in the Chainsaw courses, the dates are 18-20 June for CS30 and 25 – 29 June for CS31. The bookings will open on the first week of April.