On November 18, our consultant Ben Braakman was invited by EU-funded SARDIII-project in Turkmeninstan to conduct a one day seminar for 14 members of the Union of Entrepreneurs in Dairy Farming. Due to the well-known virus it was not possible to travel to Turkeminstan, so the entire training was organized online. The subjects ranged from [...]
In 2009, I was invited to the large dairy processor Sigma Alimentos in Mexico. Sigma collects a lot of milk of their customers in Mexico and also provides different types of services to their customers. This training was about practical nutrition of calves, diarrhoea management, feeding schedules, selection of milkreplacers etc.
In December 2012, I was invited to go to Armenia to do a product training about minerals in dairy nutrition with the distributor of Trouw Nutrition Hifeed, CARD. We explained the sales staff of CARD and also their customers some theoretical background of mineral nutrition of heifers, dry cows, dairy cows and off course we [...]
In 2012 I had the honour to be invited to a seminar organised by Veterinary Center Susice, Tsjech Republic. This time the topic was about “New Insights in the Nutrition of Fresh Cows”. A very nice story as the nutrition of fresh cows has a big impact on the performance of the dairy cows. Especially [...]