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#COLOSTRUMISGOLD Campaign aims to slash antibiotic use

UK livestock sectors are teaming up next month to promote the ‘liquid gold’ properties of colostrum in reducing the need for antibiotics and improving their lifetime...

Talking Sheep Northumberland 12 Feb 18

Following the success of the Talking Sheep meetings, we are very pleased to announce our meetings are back for 2018.  Organised by members of the ...

Talking Sheep for 2018
SCOPS issues latest liver fluke update

This month SCOPS (Sustainable Control of Parasites in Sheep) have released its latest update on liver fluke, details of which can be found below:


Risk of Liver Fluke remain high in areas

An update released by SCOPS this week says feedback from around the UK in the last month has confirmed earlier warnings that livestock farmers need to be on their guard...


Bookings are still open for this year’s NSA South East Region’s Sheep Health, Wealth and Production conference, taking place on Wednesday 22nd November at the...

Vets urge vigilance after Bluetongue-positive animals imported to England and Scotland

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has called for renewed vigilance and responsible sourcing after Defra and Scottish Government announced that a number of cattle in...

New President for SVS

Iain Richards was elected as the new President of the Sheep Veterinary Society at their autumn conference held in Peebles, Scotland at the end of September. He takes over...

ISVC images from the Pre-congress tour

Our Pre-Congress Tour of England and Wales, travelling the length and breadth of the country, from Kent in the south east to Cornwall in the south west, from the Welsh...


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