Workshop summary

  • Introduction
  • Review of nutrition terms
  • Using the signs in the analysis process
  • On-farm observation workshop
  • Explanation of the main signs:
    • general condition
    • head, eyes, nose
    • neck, body
    • udder
    • legs and hooves
    • teats
  • Herd observation using the grid
  • Discussion and questions

Workshop format

On-farm workshop for 8-12 participants

Necessary Materials

Valacta will provide disposable boots to all participants. 

Time: 2-3 hours
Cost: to be determined


This training course is offered on demand. Contact your Valacta advisor or technician or call 1-800-266-5248.