Research Output per year
Philip has worked in the agricultural industry for over thirty years as a dairy herdsman and dairy herd manager working predominately with Holstein / Friesian and Jersey herds in the East Midlands.
• Calf and heifer rearing and management: Use of calf jackets, milk powder concentration, dry matter intakes, cross breeding / heterosis, age at first service.
• Grass based dairy systems
• Public understanding of farm assurance schemes
• Meat quality and packaging
• Mental health and wellbeing in the agricultural industry
Teaching and learning ni the lifelong sector, PGCE
2011 → 2012
Award Date: 1 Jan 2012
Land Management, Bsc
2009 → 2010
Award Date: 1 Jan 2010
Land Management, FdSc
2007 → 2009
Award Date: 1 Jan 2009
2017 → …
Techniques to advance oestrus in ewes – a comparative study between the use of progestagen sponges and the ‘ram effect’Batten, S., Watson, P. & Evans, B., Apr 2016, Advances in Animal Biosciences. Cambridge University Press, Vol. 7.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Conference contribution
Activities per year
An investigation into the preferred disbudding procedure of beef and dairy farmers in the UK, how many farmers follow DEFRAs three codes of recommendations?Helen L. Jones (Speaker), L. Haydon (Speaker), Philip Watson (Speaker)
Activity: Talk or presentation types › Oral presentation at Conference