Posts Tagged: johnes

Johne’s Research Project for Beef and Sheep Farmers

flock of sheep

The University of Liverpool is running a project to investigate Johne‚Äôs disease on UK beef and sheep farms. Ovine Johne’s disease is much more common than most people realise and this project will investigate the risk factors and effect of the disease on the productive lifespan of ewes and farm economics. Furthermore, little research has been done on cross… Read more »

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 »