TITLE

Vaccination plan beats foot rot

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;7/18/2008, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that sheep with sound feet milk better, grow more quickly and maintain body condition, according to Carmarthenshire, Wales farmer Iwan Price-Davies. His conclusions come after a successful 12-month lameness treatment and prevention programme with his flock, which has led to all ewes receiving an annual vaccination against foot rot. By working closely with his specialist sheep veterinarian, Price-Davies has discovered the true extent of foot rot infection within his flock.
ACCESSION #
33426704

 

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