17 Nov 2017

BVDV eradication in Scotland

Bovine Viral Diarrhoea (BVD) is an economically important disease of cattle that causes abortion, infertility, and may increase rates of respiratory and gastro-intestinal disorders.

17 Nov 2017

BVD Prevalence in Scottish Beef Suckler Herds

Bovine viral diarrhoea (BVD) is a common and costly disease in beef suckler and dairy herds worldwide. BVD leads to fertility problems in cows, death in persistently infected (PI) animals and predisposes animals of all ages to infection with other agents such as respiratory and enteric pathogens.

25 Oct 2017

Rural Affairs, Food and Environment Research Strategy for 2016 - 2021

This strategy sets out the principles and processes behind the investment we will make in research for the Rural Affairs, Food and Environment portfolio from 2016 to 2021.

Rural Economy, Climate and the Environment