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Sheep Discussion Meeting | St Columb

August 21, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


We welcome you to join Westpoint South West for a local meeting for sheep farmers to gain knowledge on sheep scab and the causes of thin ewes.

Topics covered:
Scab control awareness: find out how to recognise and test for sheep scab including
a new blood test available for early diagnosis. We will discuss appropriate treatments
and options for quarantine treatments for bought in animals.
Presented by David Mead from Bimeda.
Thin ewes – what is the cause? We talk about some of the large group problems,
their treatment and management such as liver fluke, lameness (foot rot and CODD).
• Practical session of body condition scoring and how to use this data.

Date: Tuesday 21st August 2018
Time: 3.00 – 5.00pm
Venue: Bowden & Son, Outer Retallick Farm, Winnards Perch, St. Columb, Cornwall, TR9 6DG.

Please call 01637 889231 to book your place or email

The meeting is FREE to attend and refreshments will be provided. To confirm your place, and assist with catering numbers, please call 01637 889231. We look forward to seeing you on 21st August!

Kindly sponsored by Bimeda


August 21, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Bowden & Son
Outer Retallick Farm,
Winnard's Perch, Cornwall TR9 6DG United Kingdom
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