Work Packages 2018-02-22T11:19:34+01:00

Work Packages

November 2017 to November 2020.

Year 1

  • The project phone application will be designed and implemented.

  • 2 x workshops will be held in Cumbria and Yorkshire (January 2018).

  • Diseases will be identified and agreed.

  • Training for data collation for the mobile phone application for farmers.

  • Development of website information page.

  • Data collation takes place and PE techniques refined.

  • Technical meetings with farmers will take place regularly to assess the success of the initial data collation. Further training and support given throughout.

  • Veterinary students to support farmers with sample collation on farms.

  • Outreach workshops to raise awareness of project and how others can get involved.

  • Review of project and data collated.

Year 2

  • Feedback of data to farming groups following year 1.

  • First report for year 1 prepared and disseminated to farming community, press and breed societies.

  • Farming groups continue to collated data using the phone app for year 2.

  • Training for data collation for the mobile phone application for farmers.

  • Veterinary students continue to support farmers with sample collation on farms.

  • Technical meetings with farmers will take place regularly to assess the success of the initial data collation. Further training and support given throughout.

  • Review of project and data collated.

Year 3

  • Feedback of data to farming groups following year 2.

  • Second report for year 2 prepared and disseminated to farming community, press and breed societies.

  • Analysis of results and development of farmer case studies.

  • Outreach campaign.

  • Farming groups continue to collate data using the phone app for year 3.

  • Veterinary students continue to support farmers with sample collation on farms.

  • Technical meetings with farmers will take place regularly to assess the success of the initial data collation. Further training and support given throughout.

  • 3rd year results concluded and development of final report and farmer information booklet.

  • Project evaluation.