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Stamping out lameness in flocks

June 29, 2018 by  
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Sheep producers are being encouraged to stamp out lameness in the national flock when the industry highlights ways of better controlling the problem this month.

Competitors gear up for grand final at Sheep 2018

June 29, 2018 by  
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Young sheep handlers from the region will put their shepherding skills to the test at the National Sheep Association’s (NSA) Sheep 2018 event this month.

Keeping it in the family

June 29, 2018 by  
Filed under Profiles

Farming really is a family affair for Hannah Kinston and John Davies. Simon Wragg reports.

New product helps pigs reach market weight

June 29, 2018 by  
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Animal health and nutrition company Alltech has launched a new product to promote a healthy gut and microflora in pigs.

Mid-summer treatment can prevent acute fluke in cattle

June 29, 2018 by  
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Fluke in cattle is expected to be a particular risk this season, with the wet winter making a mid-summer treatment vital to prevent significant losses.

Northamptonshire business eyes bigger contract farming future

June 29, 2018 by  
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Courteenhall Farms is expanding its contract farming operation in Northamptonshire. Simon Wragg reports.

Remember end market when choosing varieties

June 29, 2018 by  
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Farmers are being advised to base oilseed rape variety choices this autumn on the end market – and the challenges facing growers.

Resistant rape varieties help fight clubroot threat

June 29, 2018 by  
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Tighter rotations and wetter seasons are increasing the threat of clubroot in England, says an oilseed rape breeder. Clubroot can cause yield losses of 50% of potential – or even crop loss with severe infections.

Vigour is priority for oilseed rape

June 29, 2018 by  
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Selecting oilseed rape varieties that establish quickly and outgrow pest and disease threats should be a priority this year, farmers are being told.

Strong demand for straw forces up harvest prices

June 29, 2018 by  
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High prices are prompting a closer look at whether it is better to bale and sell straw off the farm this harvest – or chop and incorporate for nutrient value.

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