Sheep grazing in winter

Sheep: Schmallenberg spread could be much wider

WITH busy lambing times ahead, the threat posed by the Schmallenberg virus is likely to be at the forefront of most sheep producers’ minds.

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Key facts

Stillborn lamb

Identifying Schmallenberg virus

Stillborn lamb with arthrogryposis. A result of the Schmallenberg virus infecting the mother.Hot topicClick here for the latest news on the Schmallenberg virus in the UK 

Web discussion

Watch again: Schmallenberg web discussion

10 February 2012

Click ‘Replay’ to watch the Schmallenberg web discussion again.