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Meeting to Put Spotlight on Seasonal Infertility

11 June 2013

British Pig Executive

UK - BPEX is inviting pig producers to a special meeting on seasonal infertility on Monday, 17 June 2013, the evening before the BPEX Innovation Conference.

This is a unique opportunity to discuss the impact of seasonal infertility with Professors Sandra Edwards and Helen Miller from Newcastle and Leeds Universities, respectively.

BPEX knowledge transfer manager Angela Cliff says: “Producers will have chance to discuss specific problems on their units, with input from Sandra and Helen to help understand what causes seasonal infertility. We aim to identify some potential areas for further research.” Derek Armstrong, BPEX head of research and development, will be chairing the meeting.

Arrival is at 17:30 for 18:00, concluding at 20:30, at Woodside in Kenilworth, Warwickshire. Numbers are limited so, to secure a place, please contact Clancy Smith by 14 June 2013: clancy.smith@bpex.ahdb.org.uk or 0247 647 8792.

There will also be the opportunity to have a meal afterwards with a number of pig industry experts speaking at the Innovation Conference the next day, courtesy of BPEX.

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