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  • Preparing Your Vineyard for Harvest

    Excellence in Every Glass Each year from August through October and maybe a little later, the Northern Hemisphere comes alive with the excitement and rush of harvest as wine makers celebrate with
  • Norbrook partners with Randox on staff screening programme for COVID-19

    Pharmaceuticals company Norbrook Laboratories has today announced that it will be the first company in Northern Ireland to install an innovative COVID-19 testing platform for on-site staff screening. The Newry-based firm, which
  • Food Production Throughout the COVID Pandemic

    The food production and supply industries continue to operate throughout one of the most challenging times, the current COVID-19 pandemic. We depend on a large amount of industries to manufacture raw materials
  • Randox joins government drive on COVID-19 tests for frontline NHS staff

    Randox Laboratories, the parent company of Randox Food Diagnostics, is partnering with the government to develop a new coronavirus testing programme in which NHS staff will be first in line. The new service, which
  • Leptospirosis

    Leptospirosis

      Known as a disease that effects the farmers income the most, Leptospirosis is a bacterial disease. The Zoonotic infection affects both cow’s fertility rate and in lactating cattle effects the rate
  • Global Rise of Mycotoxins in Feed & Cereals

    The increasing amounts of mycotoxins present in corn, cereals and finished feed is becoming a global issue according to BIOMIN’s World Mycotoxin Survey 2019. The report highlights the regional risk level of
  • Paratuberculosis

    Paratuberculosis

      Paratuberculosis or more commonly known as Johne’s Disease is the most prevalent disease amongst cattle. Affecting the lower digestive system causing diarrhoea, wasting and a loss of dairy production. It has
  • Brazil Bans Tylosin for Swine Production

    Brazil’s Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply (MAPA) has banned the antibiotic and growth promoter tylosin for use in swine production. The ban was put in place as tylosin has been classified
  • Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis

    Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis

      Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis is a respiratory disease which can cause affects the cattle’s upper respiratory system and can cause fatal pneumonia in some cattle along with a prolonged drop in milk
  • Bovine Viral Diarrhoea

      Bovine Viral Diarrhoea is one of the most common diseases found within a herd. The disease which affects the cattle respiratory and reproductive systems of the cattle is caused through a