‘Bringing knowledge back to Ireland is vital’ - Minister Hackett
Sarah McIntosh
At the Nuffield Ireland conference, Minister Pippa Hackett has commended the research carried out by Nuffield scholars, resulting in new opportunities for Irish agriculture, writes Sarah McIntosh.
New challenges in the control of PRRS
PRRS is one of the more difficult swine diseases to control. In recent years, new strains have emerged in Spain and the US causing devastating welfare and economic problems for affected farms.
4 October 2023 Northern Ireland
Vaccine supply 'looking better' for 2024
The supply chain for animal vaccines has been significantly disrupted over the last two years
Wexford's Jack O'Connor moves up in MSD
MSD Animal Health has announced the appointment of Jack O’Connor as ruminant business unit director.
15 September 2023 News
Reduced antibiotics and clean lungs in Co Laois
For the past five years, Paul Tully has been using intradermal vaccination on his farms. He started using the IDAL device from MSD Animal Health in 2018 with the launch of the twin head version.
MSD Animal Health launches first bovine coronavirus vaccine
Adam Woods reports on a new vaccine launched by MSD Animal Health last week.
18 July 2023 Breeding & health
Passions stirred by genotyping tenders
A mix of Irish and British firms in the hunt for the lucrative contract to service ICBF's National Genotyping Programme.
12 July 2023 Dealer