Sheep

Understanding Ewe Nutrition
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 3:23pm
Nutrition hugely affects all aspects of sheep health and production. Poor nutrition has negative effects on ovulation rate, early embryonic...
Thin Ewes and Possible Causes
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 11:06am
In the run up to the main tupping season checking ewe body condition score (BCS) and considering the impact that disease may be having on it is...
News from the NSA
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 10:28am
The National Sheep Association have published the following news about caring for your flock and the issues currently effecting livestock...
Looking Like Lots of Listeria Locally- report from the SAC
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 10:06am
February brought with it multiple diagnoses of listeriosis in all its forms suggesting there may be a high risk of disease this spring. Very...
New Nematodirus warning map to keep an eye out for
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 10:03am
As temperatures are falling at the moment spring may still seem some time away, however we will soon be there! At a SCOPS meeting last month...
Iodine and Pregnant Ewes
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 9:41am
Iodine and pregnant Ewes an update from the SAC Iodine is stored in the thyroid gland where it is incorporated into the hormone T4 which...
Nematodirus Update from the SAC: CASES SEEN
Monday, 31 October 2016 - 4:57pm
Earlier this year post mortem examination of a 20kg lamb at the Dumfries centre revealed scour, around 8,000 nematodirus worms in the small...
NADIS Monthly Disease Alert Webinar
Monday, 31 October 2016 - 4:31pm
NADIS publishes a monthly Disease Alert webinar for farmers and livestock keepers that we at Severn Edge recommend a read to highlight and...
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