Contents tagged with body condition score (BCS)

6 September 2019

If you haven’t already, now is the time to body condition score your weaned ewes and suckler cows.

29 November 2018

Mastitis is an inflammation of the mammary gland, usually caused by bacterial infection. It can present as subclinical infection or clinical disease, which can be acute (sudden, short-term) or chronic (long-term).

18 July 2019

Optimising fertility is critical to the success of any suckler herd, with nutrition, health and genetics all playing a part. This manual explains how produces can use the available tools to increase cow output, and how appropriate feeding, breeding and health management can all contribute