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BEST new product award wen to Premier Livestock Handling for the Unistock manual cattle squeeze.
THE POSITIVE impact on feed efficiency of Harbro's Rumitech in beef and dairy diets has led to its addition to Clover Lamb Feeder finishing pellets this season.
A NEW Schmallenberg vaccine - SBVvax - is now available from Merial Animal Health after receiving approval for use in sheep and cattle in the UK.
NEW PRODUCT for feeding hay or silage from JFC Manufacturing, of Oswestry, Shropshire.
AN IMPROVED lamb colostrum is available this season from Nettex - its easy-mix, premium lamb colostrum, Ultra Concentrate, has been fortified with ewe milk for the 2014 lambing season.
A NEW design of milking sleeves, with adjustable cuffs keep arms dry and suit all hand sizes, is available from Dairy Spares.
FOLLOWING THE success of their bedding spreader, Vink have developed a lime spreader for cubicle houses.
"We ONLY need a broken arm or hand caused by a cow kicking and one of these new Ritchie Calving gates will pay for itself," so says Brechin farmer, Graeme Mather.
A 'GOLDEN' opportunity is being offered to Keenan customers to celebrate 30 years of the company in the UK.
Improvements to ear tag design by a leading Scottish manufacturer look to have countered some of the key welfare and tag retention problems experienced by sheep farmers.