Warm weather increases fly risk
Nutritional scour in sheep and lambs grazing lush spring grass could lead to an increased risk from blowfly strike, according to Zoetis vet Dave Armstrong.
Pasture for Life milk certification launched
The Pasture-Fed Livestock Association (PFLA) has started to certify UK dairy farms producing milk from cows that are only fed fresh and conserved grass and pasture. They are never given any cereal feed or grains throughout their lives.
Kiwikit launch Flashmate to UK beef market
A new heat detection product, FlashMate, is now available to UK beef farmers, and promises to improve timing of inseminations across the herd to see an increase in conception rates.