News from Scarsdale Farm
Recent weather conditions have been ideal to produce high numbers of flies, as the eggs and larvae do well in warm wet conditions leading to a population explosion. Flies can cause or contribute to many different diseases. Learn more about control and treatment
Increased ambient temperatures & humidity during the recent heatwave can have a negative effect on cow fertility. We explain the affects of heat stress in dairy cows
Carolyn Baguley has recently completed the BVDFree training modules and passed the test set by the BCVA. Learn more about the BVDFree England scheme.
Emily Sycamore BVetMed MRCVS advises that it’s already time to start preparing for tupping time. Read more about protecting your ewes against infectious causes of abortion.
Robert Howard BVMS MRCVS advices on worming management strategies for your flock (including grazing management and planning). Read more.
Carolyn Baguley explains more info about the MilkSure initiative and the benefits of signing up.
Meet our two newest team members, Vicki & Guillermo, who are both looking forward to getting to know the Scarsdale clients.
Vicki and Carolyn are BCVA Accredited Johne’s Veterinary Advisers. Contact them at the practice or speak to your routine vet for more information or to discuss Johne’s control in your herd
Carolyn Baguley explains why she enjoys replacing uterine prolapses, and the best course of action if your sheep or cow has a prolapsed uterus.
Sue Ivings discusses the TB testing procedures and guidelines that farmers need to adhere to and how we recently passed our TB audit