Ex Young Farmers make their name
The one hundred and forty fourth Ashford Cattle show was well attended with 385 lambs, 105 cattle, 34 pigs and 84 carcasses followed by 40 poultry exhibited
Subsidised barren ewe test now avaliable
With sheep scanning well underway shepherds with a flock barren rate greater than two percent can now ask their vet for a subsidised blood test to establish whether the cause of the problem is toxoplasmosis.
NFU calls for further roll out as cull results show approach works
There must be further roll out of badger culling to other areas where bovine TB is rife as soon as possible following the Chief Veterinary Officer’s advice that the results of this year’s cull shows that culling can be carried out safely, humanely and effectively, the NFU said on Thursday.