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  • May 2022 Newsletter
    It was great to see so many of you enjoying our hospitality at the North Somerset Show. After a 2-year absence, a good rural get together was certainly in order. The winner of the quiz was Roger & Alison Lyons of Lower Gurney Farm, West Harptree who knew their medicinal […]
  • April 2022 Newsletter
    A huge number of animals have been turned out to grass as early as I can remember. With costs spiralling it is certainly a helpful early start to Spring. The past two years have definitely been turbulent but for my 20 years in practice I cannot remember a time when […]
  • March 2022 Newsletter
    The recent Panorama program was certainly a sad indictment on the Dairy farm that was exposed and no doubt reflects on the livestock sector as a whole. I am certain that nobody will condone the blatant abuse of animals that was evident. I sometimes think it worth contemplating certain situations […]
  • February 2022 Newsletter
    Many lambs are hitting the ground already this year. One of the biggest concerns in the lambing shed is control of Watery Mouth and Joint Ill. Historically, Spectam has been used as a control in many flocks; with the increased understanding and importance of Antibiotic resistance, we have come to […]
  • January 2022 Newsletter
    Happy New Year to everyone! Yet again I write about the on-going COVID situation. I really thought this would be behind us now. As a business we have managed to keep going and continue with a near normal service. The current surge in Omicron cases is a worry; the chance […]