Farmers have responded positively to the new Welsh Gwaredu BVD eradication scheme, which launched in September 2017. Since then, according to the £9m scheme’s technical lead, vet Neil Paton, about 70% of the farmers offered screening have agreed to the test. See also: How a Welsh dairy farm achieved BVD-free status Of the 30% that have not been screened, the majority did not have stock eligible – youngstock aged between nine and 18 months – for screening. As a result, Dr Paton […]