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Record cattle entries at Royal Three Counties Show

Record cattle entries at Royal Three Counties Show
12-06-2014 09:26 AM | Alpacas, Cattle, News, Shows and Events
Record cattle entries at Royal Three Counties Show
Cattle entries for this week’s Royal Three Counties Show have reached record levels. The show boasts a grand total of 970 cattle this year – aroun...
20-05-2014 05:14 AM | Deer, News, Veterinary News, Alpacas, Animal Health, Cattle
Call for stronger TB surveillance for camelids
The NFU has called on government to strengthen TB controls for camelids to help stop the spread of bovine TB. In its response to a Defra consultati...
07-02-2014 01:01 AM | Education, News, Sheep, Shows and Events, Alpacas, Cattle, Dairy
Spring Lambing Day at Walford Campus
The Walford Campus has over 90 different species of animal ranging from a 275 strong dairy herd to Alpacas, Meerkats and Chinchillas. You will have an...
08-12-2012 17:56 PM | Alpacas, News
Expat life: Alpacas in Spain
I think when we first moved to Spain, in January 2008, we were full of optimism and hope for our new life, although that quickly evaporated within the...
08-10-2012 17:01 PM | Alpacas, News
Breeding alpacas in Andalucia
Before we arrived from England, a rumour circulated among the neighbours that we would be keeping giraffes. In fact we had decided to turn over a new ...
18-09-2012 17:47 PM | Alpacas, Finance, News
EU law changes 'could undermine SMEs in textiles'
EU law changes intended to help consumers when buying clothes and other textiles could undermine small and medium UK enterprises, according to campaig...
New arrival saved at Hall Hill Farm
Mothers Day has an extra special meaning this year at Hall Hill Farm as a newborn calf is reunited with its mother after being found in a ditch shortl...
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