The SFT Pig “Q & A” and Online Conference on Thursday 12th November 2020.

12/11/2020 at 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

A truly excellent programme of national and international speakers on key nutrition, health and management issues affecting pig production today:

  • Precision Nutrition – Feeding the Pig Population Efficiently.

Dr. Amy Taylor, Fellow in Animal Science, N8 Agrifood Knowledge Exchange, University of Leeds.

  • Maternal Microbial Imprinting.

David Saornil, Product Manager – Swine Applications,

Lallemand Animal Nutrition.

  • Adjusting to Reduced Copper Piglet Feeds.

Dr. Arturo Pinon, R & D Director, Animine.

  • Effects of Galacto-Oligosaccharides (GOS) on Piglets.

Prof Ian Connerton, Chair of Food Safety and Head of Division of Microbiology, Brewing and Biotechnology, University of Nottingham.

  • Insect Protein.

Dr Teun Veldkamp, Senior Researcher in Animal Nutrition/Insects as Feed, Wageningen University and President EAAP Study Commission on Insects.

  • Natural Anti-Inflammatory Growth Promoters.

Dr. Theo Niewold, formerly professor at KU Leuven.


 The pre-recorded presentations from the speakers above will be available on the SFT website in the Members Area (Documents section) from 6th November 2020.

“Q & A” Online Conference which will take place 3.30pm-5.00pm on Thursday 12th November. Those who have registered will receive a link to this session – the chairman is to be announced.


Please register online through the SFT website:   Go to the “Events and Conferences” tab, select the conference “Book Here” and follow the instructions. You will receive a confirmatory email shortly after registration.

 Conference Fee:

SFT Members free of charge. Only SFT members will be able to register and have access to the presentations and “Q and QA”. Membership renewal:

and new membership registration:

Once you have registered your membership for the first time go to the Subscriptions box for payment of the membership subscription. Once paid go to the Events and Conference tab to book your place at the conference.  Thank you.

 SFT Diary Dates:          

The Annual Ruminant “Q &A” Online Conference Wed 11th November 2020: 3.30pm-5pm

The Annual Poultry “Q &A” Online Conference Thurs 21 Jan 2021: 3.30pm-5pm

The NextGen Conference Wednesday 3 March 2021

The Annual Ruminant Conference and AGM Thurs 22 April 2021




  • Date


  • Start Time

    3:30 pm

  • End Time

    5:00 pm