Monthly Archives: February 2019

Preparing for a Successful Calving Season

The high risk of dry cow disorders and diseases such as milk fever, ketosis, mastitis and lameness make mineral nutrition in the run up to calving critical to aid in their management, to help ensure a successful calving season. Not … Read more

Improving Newborn Lamb Survival

There is no transfer of maternal antibodies across the placenta in ruminants for the developing foetus.  Lambs are born without protection against disease and are reliant on colostrum containing antibodies against pathogens for the transfer of passive immunity. Colostrum antibody … Read more