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Low Stress Livestock Handling

October 5 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm BST

LOW STRESS LIVESTOCK HANDLING
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In-person course with Miriam Parker
At Sailean Farm, Isle of Lismore, UK
5 October 2021, 9:30 AM — 5:00 PM

Course Description
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– Learn to see the world the way a cow does, so you can be safe and stress-free in handling them.

– Educator Miriam Parker was trained by the originators, Bud Williams and Temple Grandin, and was awarded an MBE for services in farming in 2006.

Tangible Outcomes
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The course involves classroom sessions, as well as outdoor exercises with livestock. For this reason, the course can only be offered during warmer weather, with a maximum of 12 participants. This 5 minute video, An introduction to cattle handling systems with Miriam Parker, introduces you to the topic.

Learning Outcomes
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– Being a Cow: natural cattle behaviour.
– Cows & the Unfamiliar: Examine how to work with the animal’s natural behaviour.
– Find the flight zone: identify behaviour when ‘pressure’ is applied.
– Market Facilities: keys to handling system design.

Details

Date:
October 5
Time:
9:30 am - 5:00 pm BST
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Organizer

3LM — Land and Livestock Management for Life
Phone:
+44 (0) 7446 780081
Email:
info@3LM.network
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Venue

Sailean Farm, Scotland
Lismore, PA34 5UL United Kingdom + Google Map
Phone:
01631 760282
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