News from Scarsdale Farm
Reduce the number of lame cows on your farm . Find out more about the AHDB Dairy Healthy Feet Programme and how a mobility mentor can help you.
The AHDB Dairy Mastitis Control Plan is a bespoke plan for individual farms to combat mastitis. Find out how we can help deliver this for you.
Improved biosecurity and disease management could lead to higher performance and lower antimicrobial use for you. Carolyn shares some lessons we can learn from the pig industry
Lungworm (husk) disease outbreaks are becoming more prevalent and unpredictable. Rose Jackson BVSc DBR MRCVS explains how to protect your heifers from Lungworm.
Bobby Hyde BVMedSci BVM BVSc (Hons) MRCVS discusses new antimicrobial usage targets for UK livestock. Find out more.
Farm vet Robert Howard gave up his time to fly to Rwanda to work alongside charity Send a Cow, which is helping to establish a thriving rural agricultural sector in Rwanda. Read his story.
Fay Pooley discusses the new advice on injections sites in cattle from research published by the University of Nottingham.
Carolyn Baguley explains Defra’s expansion to the ‘Edge’ area of England and the measures you can take to control bTB on your farm.
Emily Sycamore explains the best way to deal with down cows, what the best thing to do in this situation is and the cow’s chances of getting back up again.
AHDB has recently launched TB Advantage, which is a new genetic index to help dairy farmers make informed breeding decisions. Rose Jackson explains more.