As the UK has been on lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic many organisations, including the NSA have offered support and training through online platforms such as webinars, virtual events and podcasts.
Please find below NSA's most recent webinars featuring industry partners and experts. We hope you find the content of value.
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In addition to those featured below, NSA also partnered with The Moredun Institue and Elanco to deliver a webinar on sustainable parasite control back in July 2020. This webinar was recorded by Elanco and features on their own website here.
The impact of Brexit on the UK's pedigree breed societies
Join this important webinar, hosted by the National Sheep Association (NSA) on behalf of pedigree livestock breed societies in the UK, and supported by Defra. The webinar discusses Britain’s final departure from the EU, its impact on livestock breed societies, and future trade in breeding stock. Recorded November 2020.
NSA and British Wool: The Current Wool Market Situation
This webinar was recorded as part of NSA's October 2020 Virtual Celebration of Sheep Farming. Graham Clark, Director of Marketing for British Wool joined NSA for the final webinar of NSA's October series.
NSA and Carrs Billington: Interpretation of Forage Analysis and Feed Labelling
This webinar was recorded as part of NSA's October 2020 Virtual Celebration of Sheep Farming. Paul Mardell and Dr Ruth Lawson from Carrs Billington join NSA's webinar series to share their knowledge of the role of homegrown forage as well as feed.
NSA and MSD Animal Health: Getting Ewe Colostrum Right
This webinar was recorded as part of NSA's October 2020 Virtual Celebration of Sheep Farming. NSA and MSD Animal Health Veterinary Adviser Kat Baxter-Smith hosts a very insightful webinar on getting ewe colostrum right, and how to give your lambs the best start.
NSA and Woodland Trust: Flock Benefits from Trees, from Improving FEC to Minerals and Worms
This webinar was recorded as part of NSA's October 2020 Virtual Celebration of Sheep Farming. Join NSA, and an excellent panel sponsored by The Woodland Trust to hear how trees can provide benefits to your flock, from providing shelter, to minerals and worm supplements.
NSA and Bimeda: The Role of Key Trace Elements in Sheep Health and Fertility
This webinar was recorded as part of NSA's October 2020 Virtual Celebration of Sheep Farming. This NSA and Bimeda webinar presented by independent mineral nutritionist Peter Bone explores the advantages and disadvantages of different forms of trace element supplementation.