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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.

Lungworm threat extends late into grazing season

Livestock Last edited 17/09/18
Cattle at risk of production-limiting disease.

Every partridge counts

Livestock Last edited 17/09/18
Farmers, landowners and land managers are once more giving their time to help conservation this autumn in what has become a biannual tradition – the partridge count.

Campaign reminds farm animal vaccines work

Livestock Last edited 12/09/18
Campaign aims to remind prescribers and farmers that #VaccinesWork

Don’t get caught out by blowfly this autumn

Livestock Last edited 06/09/18
Blowfly risk this September is still high going into the autumn and based on research experts are worried that farmers might get caught out by the lengthening season.

New grassland improvement programme looking for farmers

Livestock Last edited 05/09/18
Beef and sheep farms are needed for a new project which will help farmers across Great Britain improve management of their grassland.

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