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Oct 10

BAVP winter meeting 2019, Edinburgh

We are delighted to invite you to the BAVP winter meeting 2019: Moredun Research Institute, Edinburgh 5-6th December 2019 The theme of this years meeting is “Novel approaches to parasite control” featuring Dr Stewart Burgess as our plenary speaker. To register for the meeting and book your place at the annual dinner, click HERE. Abstracts are welcomed on all veterinary …

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Sep 06

Climate change increasing the prevalence of harmful parasite, warn scientists

A rise in a parasite called liver fluke, which can significantly impact livestock production in farms in the UK and across the world, could now be helped by a new predictive model of the disease aimed at farmers. The tool, developed by University of Bristol scientists, aims to help reduce prevalence of the disease. Cattle …

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Sep 06

LIVER FLUKE 2018: A Sustainable Control Of Parasites in Sheep (SCOPS) and Control OF (cattle) Worms Sustainably (COWS) joint statement

Sheep and cattle farmers warned dry summer may not have killed off liver fluke The Sustainable Control of Parasites in Sheep (SCOPS) and Control of Cattle Parasites Sustainably (COWS) groups are urging sheep and cattle farmers to not be complacent about liver fluke this autumn. It would be wrong for producers, the groups say, to …

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