Protect your profits with farm health planning

Long, Jonathan
January 2007
Farmers Weekly;1/26/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 4, p35
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the need for livestock farmers to get farm health planning, as discussed by two researchers during the Semex Dairy Conference in Glasgow, Scotland. Bristol Veterinary School lameness researcher Nick Bell noted that only 36 percent of farmers they surveyed believed that health plans were beneficial. Julie Fitzpatrick of the Moredun Research Institute mentioned that developing and using health plans and disease protocols is the best way to ensure disease risk can be kept at minimum level.


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