NADIS publishes a monthly Parasite Forecast for farmers and livestock keepers, based on detailed Met Office data. The Parasite Forecast outlines the parasitic challenge facing cattle and sheep in the different UK regions.This month’s webinar focuses on Liver Fluke forecasts, acute fluke disease in sheep, fluke control in cattle, sheep and cattle worming.
Wooden tongue and Lumpy jaw are both sporadic causes of mouth problems in cattle which may be associated with feeding stalky hay. As sheep are gathered for management reasons, respiratory problems may be more easily picked up. In this month’s webinar, James Aitken of Orchard Vets talks about prevention and management of these important conditions.