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Sheep and Calf health top of agenda at Farmer Network event

Ben Strugnall, vet from Farm Animal Post-mortems Ltd at a Farmer Network event

The Network is teaming up with AHDB, Bainbridge Vets, Elanco and Farm Post-mortems Ltd to hold a Calf and Lamb post-mortem evening at Hawes Auction Mart on Monday 5th December 2022

 

The Yorkshire Dales Farmer Network has a busy Autumn and Winter programme of meetings and events supporting local farmers and their businesses, including Animal Health and Welfare topics.  The Network is teaming up with AHDB, Bainbridge Vets, Elanco and Farm Post-mortems Ltd to hold a Calf and Lamb post-mortem evening at Hawes Auction Mart on Monday 5th December 2022 commencing at 7pm with refreshments.

Karl Pendlebury, AHDB says This a great opportunity to watch post-mortem demonstrations from Ben Strugnell, Farm Post-mortems Ltd, to minimise losses and keep your stock healthy.”

Further presentations will cover anthelmintic resistance in sheep, calf scour and bovine respiratory diseases. The event, is free and open to all farmers.

Veronica Waller, Senior Project Manager for the Farmer Network says “technical meetings such as this not only help to inform farmers but may also have a positive impact in reducing variable costs within the farm business. This is a free meeting, and we welcome all interested farmers”.

Places can be booked by contacting The Farmer Network on 01768 868615,  

texting “Book Sheep & Calf Health evening” to 07714 187034 or emailing: admin@thefarmernetwork.co.uk

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