ParaBoss Wormcasts are hosted by Susan Swaney and Ian Campbell and cover worms, fluke, flies, lice and ticks in sheep, goats and cattle on Australian farms. They will help you to manage your parasites to achieve better production, improve your animal welfare and help your bottom line. They include interviews with experts and farmers.
Episode 7 The History of drenches
The history of drenches looks at the development of drenches from the early twentieth century to now and how to use them in the best manner.
Episode 10 Has organics got anything to teach the non-organic farmer
The lessons that can be learnt from organic farming by those of us who are not organic farmers.
Episode 9 Better control of parasites and extending the life of your drenches through Integrated Parasite Management (IPM)
A look at how using integrated parasite management can improve parasite control while reducing reliance on drenches.
Episode 8 What’s important about a parasite’s life cycles
How understanding the parasite’s life cycle we can exploit the chinks in its armour.
Episode 5 Visiting our friends at the APVMA
James Deller describes how the APVMA plays the crucial role in ensuring that the products we use on our animals not only work, but that they are safe for the animal, the person applying them, the consumer and the environment.
Episode 6 Fly control as you move away from mulesing with John Webb Ware
John Webb Ware explains the goals for breeding and managing fine wooled Merinos in a non mulesed flock.