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Agribusiness News March 2021

5 March 2021

The March 2021 edition of Agribusiness News is now available to download and read here. Along with the regular monthly articles on policy, cereals, beef, potatoes, sheep and milk, this…

Feeding for Fertility

1 March 2021


Listen to farmer Andrew Houston from Glenkilrie farm, Glenshee and vet Graeme Richardson from Thrums Veterinary Group in Kirriemuir chat about the importance of nutritional management in the suckler herd.…

Colostrum For Lambs

24 February 2021



Colostrum is the ultimate super food for new born lambs, watch this short video, where Kirsten Williams gives some tips on storing, freezing and defrosting colostrum for this lambing.

Antibiotic Usage Tool

19 February 2021


Antibiotics are vitally important when required on farms, but we must all play a part in ensuring they are available and can be used effectively for many years to come.  Antibiotics are primarily only effective against bacterial infections and have no action against viruses.

Sustainable Sheep Systems – “Ewe are what ewe eat” (video)

17 February 2021

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Ewe nutrition in the 8 weeks pre-lambing is essential to ensure the ewe receives sufficient energy and protein to support the growth of the unborn lambs and milk production. The…

Beef Supply Chain

15 February 2021


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