Environmental mastitis, some new thoughts on an old problem

When we consider the number of bacteria present in a cow’s environment it may be a better question to ask “why does a cow NOT get mastitis?”

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Tales from a Calf Shed

More than twelve months have passed since the Crichton calves moved into their new accommodation, and an improvement in growth rates has been evident.

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Lungworm - 2015 shaping up to be a bad year?

Summer 2015 (if you can call it that!) is looking like being another high risk year for lungworm in cattle.

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Outwintering of in-calf heifers for high milk production

Outwintering is a management system that is being employed, both to use existing grazing and to reduce pressure on housing of cattle as herd size expands.

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