News and Events
WELCOME TO OUR NEWS AND EVENTS PAGE. In this section you will find details of forthcoming industry events, Garth Pig Practice events and job vacancies. Please also follow links in the menu to our newsletter.
On Wednesday evening (9th November) the National Pig Awards took place at the Lancaster Hotel close to London’s Hyde Park. A good number of Garth, Integra and Acorn clients were nominated for awards ranging from Pig Producer of the Year through to Trainee of the Year, most of them joining us as guests. A tense evening looked to be...Continue reading this item »
In this issue we look at one of the most important worm species Ascaris Suum, and take a look at rodenticide purchasing. We also run through the essential maintenance requirements of your captive bolt gun. Finally you can catch up with the latest staff news. Read the October 2016 Pig Issue Newsletter...Continue reading this item »
In this issue we open by looking at the importance of fly control given the fact that as causing skin lesions at slaughter flies are also major vectors of disease. We also take a look at lameness in sows which can be a serious problem and is generally the second greatest cause of non selective culling – after infertility. We also have an update...Continue reading this item »
Pig and Poultry 2016 Another year, another success! Garth Pig Practice and Minster Poultry Vets hosted the second Pig and Poultry North event at Sandburn Hall. After the great feedbacks received last year, we put in a lot of effort to achieve another extraordinary conference with a good attendance. The theme of this year's event was...Continue reading this item »