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Lambing Losses Part 2 - Post-Lambing Losses from Birth to Weaning


Cost: Free

Workshop attendees will learn about the main causes of lamb loss from birth to weaning, and the management strategies that may be employed to minimise these losses. The main focus will be on the perinatal period, including managing ewe nutrition to reduce dystocia and increase lamb vitality. Improving hygiene during the lambing period is also vital to reduce the risk of lamb losses due to infection. Discussion about biosecurity and biocontainment will highlight areas where improvements may be made to minimise the risk of disease introduction and spread on farm.

Prevention of infectious disease, correct ewe nutrition and monitoring of neonatal lambs will result in increased flock health, productivity and profitability.


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Dates and venues

5 March 2024, 18:00 - 21:00
The Grange, 16 Maryport Street, Usk NP15 1AB, Usk, NP15 1AB

Cost: Free

Tyndale Farm Vets
01453 511311

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7 March 2024, 18:30 - 21:30
The Bridge, 1 Bridge Street, Llangennech, Carmarthen SA14 8TW, Llangennech, SA14 8TW

Cost: Free

ProStock Vets LLP
01267 233266

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12 March 2024, 18:30 - 21:00
Whitehall Hotel 1 High Street Llandovery Carmarthenshire SA20 0PU, Llandovery, SA20 0PU

Cost: Free

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