News

5th August 2019
Adrenacaine Back in Stock

We just wanted to advise all of our cattle clients that Adrenacaine is back in stock as of today. 

You can order it online as it has been re-instated on the website and you no longer need to try to work out how to pronounce the alternative, for which I think we are all very grateful . . .

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18th June 2019
2019 Inaugural TBAS conference

TB is a devastating disease for the UK cattle industry, affecting livelihoods, animal health and welfare, herd genetics and farmer wellbeing. The ‘Bovine TB Strategy Review', led by Prof. Sir Charles Godfray, highlighted the need for industry stakeholders to take greater ownership of disease control.

Come along to the inaugural TBAS conference to learn more about what can be done to reduce the risk and impact of TB on your farm. 

Date & Time: Wednesday 26th June 2019 at 9am
Venue: Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester, GL7 6JS.

Agenda

9.00 Registration and trade stands
10.00 Opening address Prof. Sir Charles Godfray, University of Oxford
10.20 TB in England - Where are we going? Prof. James Wood, University of Cambridge
10.50 Disease control in practice - What can we do? James Russell, British Cattle Veterinary Assoc.
11.30 Coffee break and trade stands
12.00 The role of wildlife in TB transmission Andy Robertson, University of Exeter
12.30 Building resilience into your business Sarah Tomlinson, Technical Director, TBAS
1.00 Lunch, trade stands and workshops
2.30 TB - a farmer's perspective Mark Jelley, Beef Farmer, Northants
3.00 Panel discussion
3.30 Closing remarks Prof. Sir Charles Godfray, University of Oxford
3.45 Tea and trade stands
4.30 Event closes

Tickets are priced at £100 + VAT. However, farmers can attend for the discounted price of just £25 + VAT.

To book your place, please visit http://bit.ly/TBAS2019

 

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18th June 2019
Tackling TB - A collaborative approach to disease control

TB is a devastating disease for the UK cattle industry, affecting livelihoods, animal health and welfare, herd genetics and farmer wellbeing. The ‘Bovine TB Strategy Review', led by Prof. Sir Charles Godfray, highlighted the need for industry stakeholders to take greater ownership of disease control.

Come along to the inaugural TBAS conference to learn more about what can be done to reduce the risk and impact of TB on your farm. 

Date & Time: Wednesday 26th June 2019 at 9am
Venue: Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester, GL7 6JS.

Agenda

9.00 Registration and trade stands
10.00 Opening address Prof. Sir Charles Godfray, University of Oxford
10.20 TB in England - Where are we going? Prof. James Wood, University of Cambridge
10.50 Disease control in practice - What can we do? James Russell, British Cattle Veterinary Assoc.
11.30 Coffee break and trade stands
12.00 The role of wildlife in TB transmission Andy Robertson, University of Exeter
12.30 Building resilience into your business Sarah Tomlinson, Technical Director, TBAS
1.00 Lunch, trade stands and workshops
2.30 TB - a farmer's perspective Mark Jelley, Beef Farmer, Northants
3.00 Panel discussion
3.30 Closing remarks Prof. Sir Charles Godfray, University of Oxford
3.45 Tea and trade stands
4.30 Event closes

Tickets are priced at £100 + VAT. However, farmers can attend for the discounted price of just £25 + VAT.

To book your place, please visit http://bit.ly/TBAS2019

 

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31st May 2019
Badger Vaccination in East Sussex

Vaccination gives badgers some protection against TB and so offers the potential to reduce TB in cattle. Larger-scale badger vaccination projects are already underway in Derbyshire, Cheshire and Nottinghamshire. Please come along to find out more about badger vaccination and to share your thoughts on a pioneering badger vaccination project in East Sussex.

Monday 10th June, 2019 at 7pm
The Boship Hotel, Lower Dicker, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 4AT

6.30pm Registration, tea and coffee

7.00pm TB in East Sussex - what's going on and what role do badgers play?
APHA speaker

7.15pm Badger vaccination - all you need to know
Dr Andy Robertson, University of Exeter

8.00pm Badger vaccination in East Sussex - the story so far
Daryl Farmer, Sussex Wildlife Trust

8.30pm Panel discussion

9.00pm Close

To book your FREE place, please call 01306 779410, or email info@tbas.org.uk

The TB Advisory Service offers FREE bespoke advice to cattle farmers in the High Risk and Edge Areas of England. Find out more at tbas.org.uk

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