Parasite risk to sheep

Sheep farmers are facing another threat to their livestock.

Cold weather and rising prices of feed and fuel have already made it a difficult year.

Now the climate is causing more problems by providing the perfect conditions for a dangerous parasite.

Jenny Longden reports.

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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.