Parasite Forecast & Disease Alert Webinars

By Suffolk Sheep Society 2nd September, 2013

September Parasite Forecast and Disease Alert webinars

Please find the link to the September Parasite Forecast and Disease Alert webinars:

http://webinars.nadis.org.uk/distributors/nadis.aspx (England and Wales)

http://webinars.nadis.org.uk/distributors/nadis-scotland.aspx (Scotland)

Webinar topics covered include:

PARASITE FORECAST

  • Liver fluke – provisional forecast for 2013/14
  • PGE in lambs – risk factors, SCOPS, FECs, dosing ewes
  • Lungworm and ostertagiosis in cattle (type I and II)
  • Quarantine arrangements to prevent introduction of sheep scab & resistant worms

DISEASE ALERT

  • Bracken poisoning in cattle and sheep
  • Trace element deficiency in sheep

 

There is also a specially commissioned webinar on:

  • Wormsin Dairy Cows

Recent research indicates that even an apparently low infestation of worms can have a marked effect on milk production. The effects, diagnosis and control are discussed.

NADIS hopes you find this webinar service useful and would welcome your comments.

1 Comments

Rob Dunsford

Fantastic article - really enjoyed reading.

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