John Wood in a field of sheepJohn Wood
John Wood, who farms at Merley Hall Farm in Dorset, made the switch from antibiotics to vaccination after 100 ewes from the 2,000-head flock aborted three years ago and as a result has seen a drop in his antibiotics bill. “On the first day of lambing, we noticed one of the ewes had aborted, by day two we had another half-a-dozen and by day three we’d had about 25 abort. When the lab confirmed it was enzootic, the only advice […]