Upcoming Events

Mastering Medicines 

Upcoming dates:
Tuesday 14th of July 1100 -1400
Thursday 22nd of September 1100 -1400
Wednesday 16th of November 1100 -1400

Farm Assurance Guidelines recommend that at least one member of each farm team has undertaken training and holds a certificate in administering medicines. This workshop will:

  • Improve knowledge of different medicines available on farm and improve decision making 
  • Safely administer medicines to animals under your care 
  • Record medicine use in accordance with legislation 
  • Store and maintain medicines on farm in accordance with legislation and farm assurance requirements. 
  • Describe the difference between vaccines and treatments and the different legislative classes including antibiotics 
  • Describe the basic classes of anthelmintics and the need for veterinary or SQP guidance on their use 
  • Understand the actions of an NSAID and when they should be used 
  • Understand the responsibility of those administering medicines to farm animals 

£50 per person
(25% discount for Flock Health & Suckler Health members)

Lunch and Certificate of Attendance provided

If you would like to attend, please phone the office on 01491 651479 or email farm@larkmead.co.uk

Dairy Discussion Group - Antibiotic Usage

Join Vet Bella to discuss how we can make the ever-changing regulations work on our farms. There will be a (confidential & anonymous) benchmarking session to compare usage.

Friday 17th of June
1100-1300, On Farm RG26

No charge
If you would like to attend, please phone the office on 01491 651479 or email farm@larkmead.co.uk

all attendees must wear spotless wellies, protective clothing and observe on-farm disinfecting protocols

In all cases where food is provided, please do let us know if you have any dietary restrictions that we need to be aware of.