Equine reproduction specialists from around the world will converge on Hereford racecourse on 29 October for the annual Colloquium for Equine Reproduction (CFER).

And if you wish to be among them you need to hurry – registration for the event, run by Aberystwyth University’s institute of biological, environmental and rural sciences, closes on 14 October.

Speakers include equine reproduction scientist Dr Jenny Ousey of Newmarket, Dr Julia Kydd of Nottingham Vet School and Emma Tomlinson of Beaufort Embryo Transfer.

Registration costs £60 ( £30 for students). Contact Dr Debbie Nash via email: dmn@aber.ac.uk

This news story was first published in Horse & Hound (22 September, 2011)