Posts Tagged: infectious diseases

Johnes Meeting | Louth

Johne’s disease causes adult cattle to waste and die. Clinical signs of diarrhoea and weight loss usually occur in cattle over 2 years of age At this meeting you can learn: How to establish herd status for Johnes How the disease can impact on your profitability How to assess potential risk factors for infection in… Read more »

What does IBR look like on my farm?

Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis – IBR – is a herpes virus that can cause respiratory disease in cattle of all ages or reproductive disease in breeding females. It is caused by Bovine Herpes Virus 1 – BHV 1 – and has a worldwide distribution. Initially the virus was recognised as causing severe upper respiratory tract disease… Read more »