Watch: Lambing Live - tackling flock health
Irish Farmers Journal vet Tommy Heffernan chats with dean of UCD's school of veterinary Dr Michael Doherty and associate professor Marijke Beltman.
Listeria- a sporadic disease in ruminants
Listeria can affect cattle and sheep with similar clinical signs and outcome to the disease
INZAC flock update: huge change in fortunes
Conditions in the INZAC flock are remarkably different than the same period 12 months ago, with weather and grass growth close to ideal.
Journal vet: the danger of clostridial diseases in sheep
Vaccination remains the best options for any flock in the control of clostridial diseases. Timing of vaccination is critical to ensure adequate immunity.