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Livestock sector all geared up for Beef Expo event

April 3, 2018 by  
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The finishing touches are being put in place ahead of next month’s Beef Expo event – due to take place on Friday, 25 May, at Shrewbury livestock auction market.

10% boost to grass yields from weed control

April 3, 2018 by  
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Livestock farmers can improve grass dry matter yields by more than 10% by introducing a planned weed control programme.  But timing of herbicide is critical along with the choice of product to maintain clover rich swards.

NSA ‘matchmakers’ for the perfect lambing team

February 1, 2018 by  
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The National Sheep Association has opened its annual Lambing List to match farmers with students looking for lambing jobs this spring.

Colostrum campaign aims to slash antibiotic use

February 1, 2018 by  
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Livestock farmers are teaming up during February to promote the ‘liquid gold’ properties of colostrum in reducing the need for antibiotics in farm animals and improving their lifetime performance.

Lambs perform well on ewe milk replacer – but care needed

February 1, 2018 by  
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Surplus lambs reared on performance-formulated lamb milk replacer do just as well as lambs running naturally with the ewe, suggests a study.

Turning slurry into electricity and heat for the farm

December 21, 2017 by  
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A regional firm of auctioneers, valuers, estate agents and surveyors has been appointed the agent for Wales and the Midlands for a specialist in bioelectric micro anaerobic digestion biogas plants for dairy farms.

Five-point clamp checklist aims to improve silage

December 21, 2017 by  
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Dairy farmers looking to produce more milk from forage should view grass clamps as much more than a forage store, say silage specialists.

New wave of maize varieties unlocks energy potential

December 21, 2017 by  
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A new focus on the role of digestibility in maize-based rations could improve feed utilisation efficiency and the cost-effectiveness of home-grown feeds.

Farmers advised to secure Schmallenberg vaccine early

December 1, 2017 by  
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Livestock producers are being urged to secure Schmallenberg in good time to protect animals into next year.

Staffordshire pig producer lands major US deal

December 1, 2017 by  
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Multi-award winning firm Midland Pig Producers has clinched a major new deal to export its pioneering pig pen design to the US.

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