Beef Cattle

    Calf scour prevention video

    Calf scour is associated with significant losses in suckler enterprises due to costs associated with labour, treatment and mortality. In this video Eilidh Corr from SRUC Veterinary Services discusses prevention…

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    Feeding Beef Cattle & Sheep

    With good nutrition, animals are healthier and more of their genetic potential can be achieved. Nutrition is the biggest driver of flock or herd performance. This practical guide will give…

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    Straw Diets for Suckler Cows – check your ration!

    There have been recent reports of a number of rumen impaction cases related to beef sucklers fed on straw-based rations.  These cases have been particularly prevalent in areas where there is a shortage of alternative higher quality forages such as silage or hay. 

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