Dairy Minerals...What the analysis doesn't show
Many large dairy farms and group buyers see price as their purchasing criteria, often to the detriment of their own pocket.
Controlling Coccidiosis In Calves
Coccidia are parasites of the intestine. Healthy animals protected from coccidial disease by immunity, unfortunately still carry these parasites.
What are Mycotoxins?
A concise definition of a mycotoxin is "substances metabolised by certain fungi (moulds), which grow naturally on a wide variety of raw plant materials" or "toxic, secondary metabolites of low molecular weight produced by naturally occurring fungi."
Coccidiosis prevention and treatment in lambs
Coccidiosis is a parasitic invasion of the intestine. Coccidiosis has a life cycle of 21 days that starts when a lamb ingests an oocyst.
Examining all Farm Costs
The Denis Brinicombe Groups’ Technical Department have recently finished a study into the effect that many common livestock problems have on overall farm profitability.
Maximising Lambing Percentage
A Cheshire father and son team have proved the value of Tub Tup to breeding ewes.
Milk Fever - The cause & prevention through nutrition
Milk fever, parturient paresis or hypocalcaemia is a metabolic disease primarily of dairy cows but it can affect suckler cows also.
Toxoplasmosis - Prevention and Treatment in Ewes
Toxoplasmosis is a potentially devastating disease that affects pregnant ewes at any time, most commonly during mid to late pregnancy.