NEMATODIRUS URGENT WARNING FOR SHEEP FARMERS
Sheep farmers must be on their guard against Nematodirus now that the weather has warmed up, warns SCOPS.
Such a sudden change from cold days and frosty nights is when Nematodirus is at its most dangerous with a mass hatch of over-wintered parasites forecast.
Farmers are urged to consider the risk factors below, consult their vet
or adviser with regard to local risks and treat lambs that are at risk.
For more information on Nematodirus, click here.
To view the Nematodirus Alert Map, click here.