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Farmers urged to protect against blowfly strike

Sheep farmers in the region are being encouraged to prevent a parasite growth in lambs called blowfly strike.

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Farmers urged to protect sheep against parasite

Farmers across the region are being urged to protect their sheep from a parasite that can kill livestock.

Blowfly strike affects eighty percent of farms in the UK every year.

It can be easily prevented with a formula that stops the flies eggs from nesting on the sheep.

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