LAMMA is the UK’s largest agricultural trade show, where over 850 exhibitors will host the most extensive array of farm machinery, equipment, and services to be found in one location anywhere in the UK.
An ELISA blood test, developed by Moredun Research Institute, provides farmers with an accurate means of identifying sheep scab, helping to tackle the emerging problem of resistance to the injectable sheep scab treatments.
Cattle breeding company Semex plans to help further drive down reliance on antibiotics and other animal medicines by launching genomic testing for female cattle, offering producers the opportunity to breed even greater natura
Early intervention and lameness prevention were among topics discussed at the National Association of Cattle Foot Trimmers Association’s conference held at the University of Nottingham. Angela Calvert reports.
There is encouraging news for farmers looking to diversify operations after planning permission was gained to convert and develop a Dutch Barn into an aparthotel using recently introduced Permitted Development Rights.