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  1. TFF

    Grazing multispecies swards improves ewe and lamb performance 2022-08-04

    Abstract A two-year (2015 and 2016) grazing study was established to compare ewe and lamb performance when grazed on a perennial ryegrass only sward compared to more diverse sward types. In that study four sward types were investigated: a perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne) only sward receiving...
  2. Agriland RSS

    DAERA to host fluke detection trip to Scotland

    Written by William Kellett from Agriland The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) is offering sheep farmers the chance to travel to Isle of Islay, Scotland to learn about trial work currently being carried out into fluke detection and targeted treatments. These...
  3. Agriland RSS

    DAERA seizes illegal medicines during search of Belfast depot

    Written by William Kellett from Agriland The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) has seized a quantity of illegal veterinary medicines during a search of packages at a depot in Belfast, Co. Antrim. In a statement DAERA said: “The following veterinary medicines...
  4. Agriland RSS

    Crossmaglen Mart clamps down on unannounced anthelmintics

    Written by Agriland Team from Agriland A livestock mart based in Northern Ireland has moved to tighten its policy on selling cattle that have been treated for parasites in advance of sales. Crossmaglen Livestock Sales in Co. Armagh took to social media recently to highlight a recurring issue...
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    Queens University Belfast student questionnaire liver fluke

    Hello, I'm a student at Queen's University Belfast, and as part of my project, I intend to conduct a survey of farmer management in Northern Ireland in relation to liver fluke control. Please, if you're from NI, could you assist me in collecting data for my research project? It will only take 5...
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    Queens University Belfast student questionnaire liver fluke

    Hello, I'm a student at Queen's University Belfast, and as part of my project, I intend to conduct a survey of farmer management in Northern Ireland in relation to liver fluke control. Please, if you're from NI, could you assist me in collecting data for my research project? It will only take 5...
  7. Cope Seeds News

    Soil health benefits of herbal ley mixtures

    Soil health benefits of herbal ley mixtures The use of herbal leys within an integrated farming system can enable farmers to reduce input expenditure and improve soil health. Herbal leys have become more popular in recent years, although farmers have actually been planting grasses and pasture...
  8. Cope Seeds News

    New herbal ley mixture for improved soil health

    New herbal ley mixture for improved soil health A new herbal mixture is being launched to the market to meet the growing need to improve soil health on farms. The herbal mixture has been formulated by seed and grain specialist, Cope Seeds, which, in addition to Hybrid and Perennial Ryegrass...
  9. Cope Seeds News

    Soil health benefits of herbal ley mixtures

    Soil health benefits of herbal ley mixtures The use of herbal leys within an integrated farming system can enable farmers to reduce input expenditure and improve soil health. Herbal leys have become more popular in recent years, although farmers have actually been planting grasses and pasture...
  10. Cope Seeds News

    New herbal ley mixture for improved soil health

    New herbal ley mixture for improved soil health A new herbal mixture is being launched to the market to meet the growing need to improve soil health on farms. The herbal mixture has been formulated by seed and grain specialist, Cope Seeds, which, in addition to Hybrid and Perennial Ryegrass...
  11. Cope Seeds News

    Soil health benefits of herbal ley mixtures

    Soil health benefits of herbal ley mixtures The use of herbal leys within an integrated farming system can enable farmers to reduce input expenditure and improve soil health. Herbal leys have become more popular in recent years, although farmers have actually been planting grasses and pasture...
  12. Cope Seeds News

    New herbal ley mixture for improved soil health

    New herbal ley mixture for improved soil health A new herbal mixture is being launched to the market to meet the growing need to improve soil health on farms. The herbal mixture has been formulated by seed and grain specialist, Cope Seeds, which, in addition to Hybrid and Perennial Ryegrass...
  13. AHDB Podcast RSS

    323: Lambing, colostrum management and watery mouth

    323: Lambing, colostrum management and watery mouth Written by Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board In this podcast Bryony Ennis talks to specialist sheep vet Fiona Lovatt and farmer Clare Wise to get a practical take on best practice advice at lambing time to prevent watery mouth...
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    Dosing ewes after lambing options

    I’ve just started inside lambing 🙈 ewes were fluke doses with closantol based drench after scanning at new year. Ewes have been inside a month now give or take. Years ago we would lamb bit later well into March and ewes would get a wormer normally zermex drench before turnout with lambs . This...
  15. devonbrion1998

    Some worming advise Please

    As above really I have a small batch of 20 march born lambs, these are the last left so not the best doers had some awful worm issues from the last autumn, whereas they get really mucky, I worm them they dry up and look better for a month then back where I started First year I have ever tried a...
  16. Bald Rick

    “The animal agriculture industry is not long for this world”

    That is the stated aim of Patrick Brown, CEO of Impossible Foods which creates meat substitutes using genetically engineered yeasts. He is quoted in today’s Times as ”If we eliminated animal agriculture in the next 15 years it causes a pause in emissions that lasts 30 year. Biomass recovery...
  17. glensman

    Fluke dosing

    How long would most of you wait before giving the first fluke drench in the current weather conditions?(N.ire, North of England and Scotland most relevant to me)
  18. Agriland RSS

    Sheep Breeders Round Table to include international ovine experts

    Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland There are just seven weeks to go until the 2021 Sheep Breeders Round Table (SBRT). The online event takes place this year between Monday and Friday, November 15-19. The SBRT is an industry initiative, with collaboration from levy-boards AHDB Beef and...
  19. Health and Safety Exec

    Managing Livestock 2021-08-18

    Livestock What you need to do… The law requires you to assess and control risks from work activities so far as is reasonably practicable. Here we show how you can improve your livestock handling system and make it safer and more efficient. The key issues are: What you need to know... Handling...
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    Do I have resistance or dying worms?

    Hi All, wormed some lambs 9 days ago. Just in the field now and found a few lambs with worms in their stool like the photos. Used Rycoben. Resistance or dying worms? Thanks
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