Posts Tagged: BVD

BVD – What it is, what it costs and how to be free!

PIs calf

The AHDB launched its national BVD Free scheme to much fanfare back in July 2016, but what is this scheme? BVDFree England is an industry-led scheme designed to eliminate BVD virus from all cattle herds in the country by 2022. So what is BVD? Bovine Viral Diarrhoea is one of the most important diseases to… Read more »

Westpoint Vet featured in the Yorkshire Post

Ashley Marshall, from Westpoint York, has been interviewed for this week’s edition of the Yorkshire Post. She discusses bringing disease prevention, through vaccination, to the fore for today’s farmers. She also explains why farmers need to be so aware of the impact that bovine viral diarrhoea (BVD) can have on a herd. Read the article… Read more »