Month: February 2021

Beetles Eat Sh*t

And no, we are not talking about John, Paul, George and Ringo here… Dung beetles, as the name would imply, absolutely love animal dung. They eat the stuff and live in it! Dung beetles are found on all animal farms and play a very important role in the food chain. They consume the pats on […]

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All About Coccidiosis

What is coccidiosis? Coccidiosis is one of the most common livestock diseases. It can cause gut damage, stunted growth and can damage production profits in lambs and calves. Although it is extremely rare that coccidiosis results in death, it does reduce growth and weight gain in the animals. There are over twenty species of coccidia […]

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Managing Internal Parasites in Cattle

It is important to have a worm control plan for your herd to ensure that your cattle are producing the best yield possible, but simply dosing regularly as a preventative measure is not effective in worm management or in cost. Using the incorrect wormers or using wormers at inappropriate times can cause resistance to build […]

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