Farm Vets and Sustainability – because it’s what we do!
I often find when talking to farm vets about sustainability and regenerative agriculture, that the levels of interest and engagement vary considerably.
New Working Relationships Established - Vet Sustain
VetSalus has formed an exciting new partnership with VetSustain, an organisation supporting veterinary professionals to drive change towards a more sustainable future.
A Roundup of the VetSalus Presentations at the 6th Annual One Health Congress
The 6th World One Health Congress was held virtually this year, with 5 days of online presentations concluding on One Health Day, 3rd November. This year’s virtual event saw increased reach to the global audience, as well as greater interaction between delegates and speakers with the availability of an opportunity to connect 1-1.
VetSalus Project Bulletin #2
Here is the latest posting outlining another VetSalus project. This project describes how the introduction of cutting edge reproductive technology can accelerate genetic improvement (and thus increase production efficiency and sustainability) in Zimbabwe.
VetSalus Project Update
Becoming a global force to help improve animal health, welfare and sustainability is a huge challenge, and one that can only be tackled by leading more manageable projects in collaboration with others.
New Zealand-based VetSalus consultant, Mark Bryan, is involved in several projects all tackling the One Health issues from different angles. Below is a summary of those projects, outlining the project, and what each hopes to achieve.
Food for Thought
During 2019, it feels everyone became more aware of the environmental impact of their daily lives. From what we wear, to how we travel, to what we eat; everything has an impact on the environment. There is increasing pressure for everyone to ‘do their bit.’ Exactly what that means depends on the individuals' moral and ethical compass.
Applying the Best Evidence is Never Easy
As VetSalus launches into mission delivery mode, it is important that we clearly communicate the principles upon which our work is based. This article presents a summary of the precepts and assumptions that VetSalus consultants will apply when advising or working on projects.