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The Role of Supplementary Feeding
It’s very easy to be lured into the belief that all that lovely grass must be a tasty and nutritious treat for your flock, but in truth, for a sheep, this summer’s grass is the equivalent of a thin gruel – lacking in the bulky ‘dry matter’ (DM) that they need to keep the rumen working properly.
Recommendations for use of NEW orange group wormer for sheep
You may have heard in the farming and smallholding press that a new broad-spectrum anthelmintic (wormer) group for sheep has been introduced – you’ll see it referred to variously as ‘monepantel’, which is the chemical compound name, ‘the orange group’ (which differentiates if from the existing white, yellow and clear groups of wormers), or ‘Zolvix’ which is the brand name marketed by Novartis Animal Health.
Vegetable Planting Diary Season by Season
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