€340
Farmer Hoofcare - 21st and 22nd June 2022 (Day 3 Date tbc)

Farmer Hoofcare - 21st and 22nd June 2022 (Day 3 Date tbc)

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€340

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Nicholas Connors farm

Leamybrien

Dungarvan

X42VF61

Ireland

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3 Day Theory & Practical Hoofcare Training

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Day One A.M. : Theory : Why we trim feet, Anatomy & Confirmation, Most common lesions of the foot, Five Step Dutch Method, Q&A's

Day One P.M. : Practical Hoof Trimming : Knife Skills, Application of shoes, blocks & bandages

Day Two A.M. : Practical Hoof Trimming : Use of Grinder, Knife Sharpening

Day Two P.M. : Theory : Cost of Lameness

12 Point Plan to Reduce Lameness in your Herd

- Mobility Scoring

- Footbaths

- Animal Handling

- Cow Flow

- Roadways

- Recording

Venue : Nicholas Connors Farm, Leamybrien, Dungarvan, Co Waterford, X42 VF61

Course consists of 3 x full days (two detailed above) with a further revision/check day being delivered later in 2022 (date to be confirmed with group).

Because of the practical nature of the course, involving hands-on trimming, and to ensure that all participants get an opportunity to trim feet, the number attending each course is limited to 6.

Cost of €340 per participant includes provision of lunch and refreshments.

(21 hours training in total over 3 days)

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Nicholas Connors farm

Leamybrien

Dungarvan

X42VF61

Ireland

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