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Cobalt not B-vitamin needed

Livestock Last edited 21/05/20
Lambs need cobalt for fast finish, not B-vitamin 'go faster stripes'.

Financial support package for dairy farmers

Livestock Last edited 14/05/20
RABDF welcomes £10k support for farmers but warns more may be needed.

New shearing checklist

Livestock Last edited 07/05/20
Ensuring shearers, wool handlers and farmers work in partnership to keep everyone operating at safe distances.

Remote monitoring can play a key role

Livestock Last edited 07/05/20
How remote monitoring can play a key role in poultry production during these challenging times and going forward.

Increased risk of cocci in calves around turnout

Livestock Last edited 06/05/20
Coccidiosis causing oocysts can build up during the housed period, increasing the risk of both beef and dairy calves contracting the disease as spring progresses.

Buckingham farmer rewarded for top feed efficiency

Livestock Last edited 24/04/20
Mark Wood’s keen eye for the detail was rewarded.

Spot the difference

Livestock Last edited 22/04/20
Amid much unpredictability, one farmer's evidence of certainty for South East fellows

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