Cookies & Privacy
in

Browse by Tags

  • Livestock rustling and theft

    I'm a trainee journalist specialising in food issues. Would anyone be interested in telling me about the experience of having their livestock stolen or an attempted theft? I am keen to hear from farmers firsthand about this growing issue. What can be done to prevent it? It's for a feature article...
    Posted to Talking Point (Forum) by milkandtwosugars on Thu, Feb 23 2012
  • Alltech 2011 Symposium: The Game Changers

    I'm heading over to the Alltech conference in Kentucky and I'm looking for your questions to put to the leaders of the global poultry, beef and pig industry. Or if you've got anything to ask about aquaculture, equine or pets I can also track the movers and shakers down, though it won't...
    Posted to Livestock Lines (Forum) by scott casey on Thu, May 19 2011
  • Organic Livestock Farming

    Out soon - "The Complete Guide to Organic Livestock Farming" Discount Pre-ordering is available at The Book Depository: www.bookdepository.co.uk/book/9781601383815/?a_aid=specialoffer or at Amazon UK: www.Amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/1601383819/sunflowerheal-21
    Posted to Livestock Lines (Forum) by HolisticHealth on Mon, Mar 22 2010
  • Agricultural shows (south east) Help needed please

    As part of my final year dissertation I am studying agricultural shows and whether the equine side subsidies the agricultural side. I would be very grateful if you are able to fill out my questionnaire, the first page is for everyone and the remaining pages are to be filled out depending on whether you...
    Posted to Livestock Lines (Forum) by robcl on Sat, Jan 30 2010
  • LIVESTOCK farmers needed for my dissertation research

    http://www.survsoft.com/esurv.php?s=27170&k=12181-0-37306 Hello and Merry Christmas Everyone, I hope you have a brilliant Christmas celebration and a fantastic new year :) I need more livestock farmers for my online questionnaire (see link on the top of this page) in order to pass my dissertation...
    Posted to Livestock Lines (Forum) by animal welfare research on Sat, Dec 26 2009
  • Re: What animals look for to eat and why?

    You will find the researches of Cindy Engel very interesting, sheepbreeder3! " Wild Health - How Animals Self-medicate themselves to Treat Illness" www.lovehealth.org/books/animal-healing.htm
    Posted to Livestock Lines (Forum) by HolisticHealth on Thu, Aug 13 2009
  • Re: MRSA - much ado about nothing?

    It would be a grave mistake to dismiss consumer and FSA / public health authority concerns about MRSA as being the result of a conspiracy by ???not sure who you are suggesting here - Universities??? Public & NHS concern about MRSA has been fuelled by the meteoric rise in MRSA-associated deaths from...
    Posted to Livestock Lines (Forum) by HolisticHealth on Thu, Nov 13 2008
  • Re: MRSA risk to Farm Workers & Vets - too 'sterilised'?

    It's an interesting point! Like everyone in farming, MRSA have to survive in a competitive environment. The reason they have evolved and are on the ascendent is due to their competitors being clobbered by antibiotics, leaving them most of the "environmental spoils" of nutrients and moisture...
    Posted to Livestock Lines (Forum) by HolisticHealth on Thu, Nov 13 2008
  • Re: The short life of bottles of Antibiotic- An additional cost

    After qualifying as a vet in 1971, I joined the late Mike Muirhead's practice in Yorkshire and found myself wrestling with this very dilemna, how long can you keep using a bottle of antibiotic or other medication, particularly if its expensive and you don't need to use it very often. I quickly...
    Posted to Livestock Lines (Forum) by HolisticHealth on Tue, Sep 16 2008
  • Guide to Antibiotic Medication

    A new manual on using antibiotics for animal treatment has just been published. It covers pets and fish farming as well as cattle, sheep, pigs, poultry and horses. A contents list and review can be found here: http://www.pighealth.com/MEDIA/P/BOOKS/DISEASES.HTM
    Posted to Livestock Lines (Forum) by HolisticHealth on Thu, May 15 2008
Page 1 of 1 (10 items)
© RBI 2001-2010
Powered by Community Server (Commercial Edition), by Telligent Systems