exposed Sheep husbandry
in 60/60 (100) 9/60 (15) SBV-epizootic area Laboratory-confirmed SBV 36/60 (60) 5/36 (14) infection in livestock Contact with birth products 48/60 (80) 8/48 (17) or with lambs that had characteristic signs of SBV disease Contact with adult sheep that 28/51 (55) 5/28 (18) had characteristic signs of SBV disease Frequent insect bites in 22/56 (39) 5/22 (23) SBV-epizootic area ([section]) * SBV, Schmallenberg virus.
Mr Stocker said: "By the end of this year we will have selected up to 12 young people with a real enthusiasm for the sheep sector and provide them a unique experience throughout 2014, offering technical and personal development, covering elements such as market selection, food chain development, sheep husbandry
, brand development and adding value, optimising genetics, time management, business planning, presentation skills, conflict resolution and promotion of the sheep sector.
A collection of built structures, pens, folds, enclosures and field walls, scattered across the property, point to extensive use of the land for cattle, goat and sheep husbandry
The fair saw the participation of various departments of the state including horticulture, agriculture, animal and sheep husbandry
, district industries centre, fisheries and sericulture, who set up their stalls and informed the people about various job opportunities in their respective sectors.
The success of these workshops led to the development of an additional refresher course on sheep husbandry
to share the latest thinking on ewe feeding and lamb mortality.
Before you're finished this will include everything from sheep husbandry
in general to milking systems and equipment and possibly cheesemaking as well.
The seasonality of community outbreaks has shifted from predominantly winter-spring to spring-summer, possibly because of changes in sheep husbandry
There is a small risk, and we don't know what's going to happen next lambing season - it shouldn't require a total change in terms of sheep husbandry
but take extra care when buying stock in.
goes deeper eeds; parasites and faecal egg tupping; flushing; sorting for ; and veterinary medicines.
According to the district's Sheep Husbandry
Officer, Vinod Bhutyal, there were 18,000 to 19,000 shepherds with nearly 6,35,000 sheep and goats including migratory as well as stationary sheep in the area.
The articles written by industry experts will cover areas including beef and sheep husbandry
issues and grassland management.
It's going to be very handson, with lots of learning, lunch round our kitchen table and plenty of laughs too," said Jim, an expert in sheep husbandry