How to keep raw milk fresh and clean for the market
By Dr Paul Kang’ethe 28th Jul, 2020
The two most important conditions to maintain freshness are low temperature and good hygiene.


What is causing your chickens to lay soft-shelled eggs?
By Dr Paul Kang’ethe 24th Jul, 2020
At the first sign of soft-shelled eggs consider feeding your flocks more calcium dietary imbalance is the second most common cause.


Most common symptoms of retained placenta
By Dr Paul Kang’ethe 16th Jul, 2020
Placenta expulsion normally takes place within 3-8 hours after delivery of the calf.


Signs heartwater disease in ruminants and how to treat it
By Dr Paul Kang’ethe 09th Jul, 2020
Heartwater is an infectious, non-contagious disease of ruminants species.


How to control and prevent flatulence in your animals
By Dr Paul Kang’ethe 19th Jun, 2020
Severe bloat is an emergency and rapid action is required to save the animal's life


When your cow has too much gas
By Dr Paul Kang’ethe 17th Jun, 2020
A cow produces more than a thousand litres of gas daily


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