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Sheep health
Ducks and the control of liver fluke in sheep
  1. Jenny Hull1
  1. 1Ghyllbrae, Hillside, Rothbury, Northumberland
  1. E-mail for correspondence: jenny_africa02{at}

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I would like inform readers of an interesting case I was involved with earlier this year. A farm in Northumberland runs 25 ewes, three sows and 11 Dexter cows, plus followers and fattening stock on 30 acres of very wet lowland grassland. The farm consists of one open ditch that runs through the middle of the property and runs off the next door beef and sheep farm. There are also three ponds, none of which are fenced off.

Cull ewes are bought from …

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