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Beef
Be alert for lungworm in young cattle following rain
Kieran Mailey
The combination of rain over the weekend and heat will see worm burdens rapidly increase on grazing ground, putting young cattle at risk of lungworm.
20 July 2022 News
'Contract rearing is like a marriage, everyone must get on'
South Tipperary Macra young farmers discussion group held a contract-rearing event in Fethard, Co Tipperary, on Thursday 14 July.
Summer health tips for your farm
AHI experts take a look at some important animal health tips for livestock farms in July.
Know your summer dosing regimen
Natascha Meunier from Animal Health Ireland takes a look at some animal health tips for June on livestock farms.
15 June 2022 Breeding & health
Five tips for worm control in cattle
When worming cattle, outlined are some tips that will help achieve effective parasite control.
11 June 2022 Management
Keeping flies under control in autumn-calving herds
Early summer is a period when an increasing fly activity puts dry cows at risk of summer mastitis.
7 June 2022 Management
Pneumonia alert in spring-born calves
Changeable weather has seen a rise in the number of farmers dealing with pneumonia problems in calves.
31 May 2022 Management
TB - a strategy eight years in the making
The DAERA TB strategy published at the end of March 2022 sets out the next steps towards eradication of the disease in NI.
6 April 2022 News