Around 30- 32% of all adult cattle are lame at any one time, equating to over half a million cows at an estimated cost of £450 million per year.
Autumn brings its own set of challenges for our pets but there's a lot we can enjoy throughout the season too.
The idea behind 'Sheep Signals' is to use everyday observations to your advantage in order to spot problems early.
One significant disease which rears its ugly head at this time of year is Summer Mastitis.
This year's speakers will be both domestic and international as we welcome speakers from Ireland, Spain, Germany and Gloucestershire.