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NADIS Parasite Forecast for December 2016


6th Dec 2016
The latest NADIS monthly webinar for December 2016 is now available. Click the story links to go directly to the webinar videos.
PARASITE FORECAST - DECEMBER 2016

PARASITE FORECAST - DECEMBER 2016

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 liver fluke and lice in cattle and sheep and worms in store lambs and rams.
DISEASE ALERT - DECEMBER 2016

DISEASE ALERT - DECEMBER 2016

In this monthâs webinar James Aitken of Orchard Veterinary Group talks through the clinical signs, treatment and preventive strategies for coccidiosis in calves, and explains the importance of nutrition in ewes in the run up to lambing.

SAC Consulting: Beef and Sheep News Monthly Articles - November 2016


9th Sep 2016
Please find attached the following articles from the SAC Consulting Beef and Sheep News Monthly Newsletter for November 2016.
  • "Beware Of Low Protein Silage" by Heather Stevenson (SAC Consulting Veterinary Services).
  • "A Job For A Wet Day" by Basil Lowman (SAC Consulting Beef Specialist).
  • "Market Your Store Cattle" by Basil Lowman (SAC Consulting Beef Specialist).

2016/17 Bitesize CPD talks for busy practitioners


9th Sep 2016
SAC Consulting: Veterinary Services are offering a programme of evening CPD meetings which will be held in Dumfries, Kelso, Aberdeen and Perth. For more information on the CPD talks or for online bookings please see click here.

SAC Consulting: Veterinary Services 2016/17 CPD Courses for vets


18th Jul 2016
Please find details below of the Veterinary CPD courses currently available for 2016/17.
  • Health Planning for the Dairy Herd: Heifer Rearing & Youngstock Management - 23 & 24 November 2016
    Venue: SRUC Barony Campus, Parkgate, Dumfries. DG1 3NE
  • Beef and Sheep Nutrition: 30 November & 1 December 2016
    Venue: Holiday Inn Hotel, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh. EH12 6UA
  • Infectious Diseases of Cattle - 25 & 26 January 2017
    Venue: Holiday Inn Hotel, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh. EH12 6UA
  • Practical Bovine Ultrasonography - 1 February 2017
    Venue: SRUC Barony Campus, Parkgate, Dumfries. DG1 3NE
  • Health Planning for the Beef Cow Herd - 22 & 23 February 2017
    Venue: Holiday Inn Hotel, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh. EH12 6UA
  • Cattle and Sheep Parasitology - 10 & 11 May 2017
    Venue: Holiday Inn Hotel, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh. EH12 6UA
If you would like further information or to book a place on any of our courses, please either post the booking form, email cpdforvets@sac.co.uk or call our administration team on 0131 535 3130.

Please see http://www.sruc.ac.uk/info/120381/cpd_for_vets/1074/veterinary_cpd_courses for more information.