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Surplus lamb health improvement opportunities

Livestock Last edited 21/01/19
Farmer feedback pinpoints surplus lamb health improvement opportunities.

Lameness in dairy cows

Livestock Last edited 02/01/19
Emily Craven of Westpoint Farm Vets asks how much lameness can, or should we, tolerate in a dairy cows?

New calculators available to help permitted pig and poultry farmers

Livestock Last edited 16/01/19
Pig and poultry farmers will soon be able to demonstrate compliance with new permitting rules, using two new, simple calculators, free of charge.

Fresh call to end live exports

Livestock Last edited 14/01/19
A haulier was forced to allow the 247 calves on board to rest after risk it would exceed the legal maximum transport time.

Search is on for country’s best rams

Livestock Last edited 14/01/19
Pedigree ram nominations open for fifth year of RamCompare.

Housing is ideal time to tackle cattle parasitic disease

Livestock Last edited 08/01/19
Vigilance needed for sheep as well.

Only Christmas primestock show in Kent

Livestock Last edited 02/01/19
The 148th annual Ashford Cattle Show in the words of the chairman and chief stewards of the two principal sections.

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