Category: Animal Health

FUW member u pdate: Bovine TB

(1 ) Contiguous Testing Rules The FUW is reminding members to make sure that they understand the rules surrounding contiguous TB testing before moving cattle. Herds that are contiguous to a TB breakdown herd...

FAQs during lambing season

With lambing season in full swing, Thomas Searle, a five year graduated farm only vet working for South Wales Farm Vets based near Llantrisant, answers some frequently asked questions he gets asked over the lambing...

New parasite control package

NADIS has launched a new parasite control package for farmers, available through local veterinary practices. The parasite control package includes a more detailed, local (40km2) monthly parasite forecast, and interactive parasite control planners for...

Precision soil mapping

by Dr Delana Davies, Farming Connect Knowledge Exchange Hub MAKING precision farming efficiencies by using variable rate nutrient application relies on having accurate soil nutrient knowledge across the span of the growing area. Taking...

Scholarship applications now open

THE Nuffield Farming Scholarships Trust is pleased to announce that the application process for 2019 Scholarships is now open, and prospective Scholars are being encouraged to send in their submissions well ahead of the...