Both newsletters are now available for download. B covers the transition from Autumn into Winter with calves, while Kat focuses on lameness in the Sheep newsletter.
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Caring for calves is a precarious balancing act. The transition from Autumn to Winter is often the trickiest period, with cold nights and mornings coupled with warm, humid days.
Lameness in sheep is a very common problem both with respect to welfare as well as profitability. It is also estimated that approximately 15% of the national flock is suffering from lameness.