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CT Scanning Dates

CT scanning trailer

SRUC CT scanning service is offering dates and locations throughout the United kingdom for you to bring your lambs to for CT scanning.

CT Scanning Dates 2020:

We will be offering CT scanning dates at various sites as usual, but please contact us if you have other requirements and we will do our best to fit you in

Month
Date
Location
Deadline for Signet data
Comments
April 2020
23th + 24th
Bush Estate
20th May 2020
Any breed
April/May 2020
30th + 1st
Stratford Livestock Market
20th May 2020
Any breed
May 2020
5th – 8th
Bush Estate
20th May 2020
Any breed
May 2020
26th Possible
Bush Estate
17th June 2020
Any breed
June 2020
5th Possible
Bush Estate
17th June 2020
Any breed
June 2020
15th + 16th
Bush Estate
17th June 2020
Any breed
June 2020
22nd – 24th
Bush Estate
15th July 2020
Any breed
July 2020
2nd + 3rd
possible 4th
Stratford Livestock Market
15th July 2020
Any breed
July 2020
7th + 8th
Bush Estate
15th July 2020
Any breed
July 2020
Possible 16th + 17th
Bush Estate
19th Aug 2020
Any breed
July
Possible 21st + 22nd
Bush Estate
19th Aug 2020
Any breed
Aug 2020
11th – 14th
Bush Estate
19th Aug 2020
Any breed
Aug 2020
26th
Aberystwyth
16th Sept 2020
Possible 25th afternoon
Sept 2020
8th + 9th
Bush Estate
16th Sept 2020
Meatlinc + any other breed
Sept 2020
23rd + 24th
Tiverton
21st Oct 2020
Any breed

 


 

CT scanning eweCharges 2020

  • Edinburgh - £72/lamb
  • Mobile sites - £98/lamb

AHDB - £55 per lamb

  • Minimum of 5 lambs per flock
  • Strict maximum of 8 lambs per flock
  • Male lambs only

QMS – To be confirmed

Minimum of 5 lambs per flock

  • A maximum of 15 lambs per flock or 10 lambs per flock if a breeder has lambs to be scanned from more than one flock
  • Male lambs only

HCC – 50% of per lamb cost

  • Minimum of 5 lambs per flock
  • A maximum of 15 lambs per flock or 10 lambs per flock if a breeder has lambs to be scanned from more than one flock
  • Male lambs only

 

  • Ideally a selection of sires should be represented in the group of lambs you bring for CT scanning.
  • Lambs MUST be off food for a minimum of 4 hours before scanning.
  • Ideally lambs should be back-fat scanned before they come for CT.
  • Lambs should be around 40kg weight at CT
  • Female lambs can be CT scanned but will not be eligible for subsidy.
  • Lambs withdrawn 10 days before the scan date will be charged at the full unsubsidised rate.  

We look forward to seeing new and existing customers this year.

Please contact us in the office to book your lambs in.

CT Scanner Unit

Address: SRUC CT Scanner Unit, Bush Estate, Penicuik, Mid-Lothian EH26 0QE

Telephone: 0131 535 3251

Kirsty McLean

Unit Manager

Address: SRUC, Bush Estate, Penicuik, Mid-Lothian EH26 0QE

Telephone: 0131 535 3250

E-mail: kirsty.mclean@sruc.ac.uk

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