Beer, Bacon and Johne’s: “Realistic management for improved health”

Join us for an evening meeting discussing all things Johne’s management with guest speaker Pete Orpin and Laura Chesters (whilst sampling some beer and bacon).

Johne’s is an iceberg disease that is still heavily prevalent on farms across the UK. Over the past couple of years, more and more tools have […]

2023-10-23T13:46:34+00:00October 23rd, 2023||

Practical advice on the control of Johne’s disease in dairy herds

We will be joined by Pete Orpin MRCVS, Dr James Hanks (PAN Livestock Services) and Dr Rosie Morrison (Cranfield University) to demonstrate how milk recording and ELISA data can be used to understand and control Johne’s on farm. If you want to join, prior to the meeting we will be […]

2023-01-05T14:03:58+00:00January 5th, 2023||

Mycobacterium Avium Paratuberculosis – Johne’s

…also known as MAP, the bacteria which causes Johne’s Disease.

This small bacterium was first described in the late 19th century. Initially it was believed cattle were the sole hosts but we now know MAP infects a range of other species including sheep and goats.

Many of you will be familiar with […]

2018-12-11T12:50:34+00:00December 11th, 2018|Beef, Dairy, Infectious Diseases|
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