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NADIS Parasite Forecast for November 2017


2nd Nov 2017
The latest NADIS monthly webinar for November 2017 is now available. Click the story links to go directly to the webinar videos.
PARASITE FORECAST - NOVEMBER 2017

PARASITE FORECAST - NOVEMBER 2017

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 forecasts, acute fluke disease in sheep, fluke control in cattle, sheep and cattle worming.
DISEASE ALERT - NOVEMBER 2017

DISEASE ALERT - NOVEMBER 2017

Wooden tongue and Lumpy jaw are both sporadic causes of mouth problems in cattle which may be associated with feeding stalky hay. As sheep are gathered for management reasons, respiratory problems may be more easily picked up. In this month's webinar, James Aitken of Orchard Vets talks about prevention and management of these important conditions.

SAC Consulting: Beef and Sheep News Monthly Articles - October 2017


24th Oct 2017
Please find attached the following articles from the SAC Consulting Beef and Sheep News Monthly Newsletter for October 2017.
  • "Feed Budgeting Before It's Too Late" by Andrew Taylor (SAC Consulting Agricultural Consultant).
  • "Not Able To Make Hay/Silage?" by Basil Lowman (SAC Consulting Beef Specialist).

SAC Consulting: Veterinary Services 2017/18 CPD Courses for vets


5th Jul 2017
Please find details below of the Veterinary CPD courses currently available for 2017/18.
  • Health Planning for the Sheep Flock - 8 & 9 November 2017
    Venue: Holiday Inn Hotel, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh. EH12 6UA
  • Beef and Sheep Nutrition - 29 & 30 November 2017
    Venue: SRUC Easter Howgate Farm, Beef Research Centre, Edinburgh. EH26 0PE
  • Infectious Diseases of Cattle - 24 & 25 January 2018
    Venue: Holiday Inn Hotel, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh. EH12 6UA
  • Practical Bovine Ultrasonography - 7 February 2018
    Venue: SRUC Barony Campus, Parkgate, Dumfries. DG1 3NE
  • Health Planning for the Beef Cow Herd - 21 & 22 February 2018
    Venue: Holiday Inn Hotel, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh. EH12 6UA
  • Cattle and Sheep Parasitology - 9 & 10 May 2018
    Venue: Holiday Inn Hotel, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh. EH12 6UA
  • Health Planning for the Dairy Herd: Heifer Rearing & Youngstock Management - 6 & 7 June 2018
    Venue: SRUC Barony Campus, Parkgate, Dumfries. DG1 3NE
If you would like further information on our courses, please either email cpdforvets@sac.co.uk or call our administration team on 0131 535 3130.
Please see SAC Consulting CPD Courses for 2017/18 for more information.