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Limousin increases number of genetic evaluations

Livestock Last edited 09/10/18
The British Limousin Cattle Society expands their genetic evaluation schedule.

Farmers wanted to help inform the UK sheep industry

Livestock Last edited 08/10/18
Two farmer representatives from England and one from Wales are sought for a sheep industry group to help shape the focus of the UK sheep industry.

Tips to avoid common mistakes in parlour hygiene

Livestock Last edited 08/10/18
Dairy farmers are being advised to review their parlour hygiene practices this winter.

New intensive finishing feed for end of season lambs

Livestock Last edited 08/10/18
UK sheep producers now have access to a highly cost-effective end of season lamb finishing feed, thanks to the launch of a new alkalised concentrate from FiveF Alka Limited.

Bluetongue vigilance

Livestock Last edited 28/09/18
Vets call for renewed vigilance as imported cows test positive for Bluetongue Virus.

Award success for Oxfordshire farm manager

Livestock Last edited 18/09/18
Leigh Woolmer of Stuchbury Manor Farm, Banbury has been named Promar’s 2018 Milkminder Manager of the Year.

Potential savings in cow hygiene at housing

Livestock Last edited 17/09/18
With winter housing fast approaching, dairy farmers are being advised to review their cow hygiene products as simple changes can be made to support hygienic milk production whilst saving on costs of teat disinfectant.

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