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Parasite Forecast

NADIS publishes a monthly Parasite Forecast for farmers and livestock keepers, based on detailed Met Office data. The Parasite Forecast outlines the parasitic challenge facing cattle and sheep in the different UK regions. This month’s webinar focuses on lungworm in cattle and roundworms in lambs and cattle.

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FEATURED WEBINARS
Identifying and treating the abnormally cycling cow

In this webinar, Dr Richard Laven, Associate Professor of Production Animal Health at Massey University discusses how aneostrus, ovarian cysts and delayed ovulation significantly affect fertility.


Targets and Benchmarking

In this webinar, Dr Richard Laven, Associate Professor of Production Animal Health at Massey University discusses how big an issue is poor fertility.


Oestrus Detection in Cattle

In this webinar, Dr Richard Laven, Associate Professor of Production Animal Health at Massey University discusses oestrus detection - inseminating more cows at the right time.


Coccidiosis in Calves

In this webinar, Dr Richard Laven, Associate Professor of Production Animal Health at Massey University discusses the effects, causes and treatment of Coccidiosis in calves.


Coccidiosis in Lambs

In this webinar, Dr Fiona Lovatt, RCVS Recognised Specialist in Sheep Health and Production discusses the effects, causes and treatment of Coccidiosis in lambs.


Managing Milk Fever

Milk fever is still one of the most common diseases of the calving cow; in this webinar Associate Professor Richard Laven BVetMed, PhD Lond., MRCVS looks at how to recognise treat and prevent this condition.


Featured Animal Health Issues
Bloat

Frothy bloat is common when cows are grazing long, lush grass especially when wet. Giving access to straw in a ring feeder in the field helps......


Johne’s and other Wasting Diseases in Sheep

Johne’s disease is greatly under-diagnosed in many UK sheep flocks. The disease is characterised by emaciation but not, as in cattle, chronic severe diarrhoea. Disease is encountered in all sheep husbandry systems including extensively-managed flocks. In many infected flocks the annual ewe mortality rate from Johne’s disease is estimated to be as high as 5 to 10 per cent....


Summer Mastitis in Cattle

Summer mastitis is usually a disease of non- lactating cows and heifers during the summer months. ...


Blowfly Strike in Sheep

Blowfly lesions may range from one centimetre diameter areas of skin hyperaemia with a small number of maggots, to extensive areas of traumatised/devitalised skin, causing death of the sheep in neglected cases....