Category: Animal Health

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...

Respiratory disease in calves

RespiRatoRy disease in calves is an interaction between: • Various infectious agents (whether bacterial, viral or both) • environment (poorly ventilated buildings, overcrowding) • immunity (vaccination status) Viral Causes the important viral causes of...

RABI’s Winter Fair fundraising event

THE Royal agricultural Benevolent institution’s Brecon & Radnor committee is organising an evening with guest panellists at the Royal Welsh showground’s FUW pavilion on Monday November 27 (6pm). the event will raise money for farmers...

NSA welcomes new president

THE National Sheep Association (NSA) is pleased to announce Lord Inglewood (pictured left) of Hutton in the Forest, Penrith, Cumbria, as the new NSA president. Lord Inglewood takes over this significant position from His...