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25.09.2020 Source: AWEX
AWEX EMI 1036 +99
Micron 17 1641n +185
Micron 18 1398 +115
Micron 19 1231 +146
Micron 20 1104 +124
Micron 21 1073 +124
Micron 22 1063n +140
Micron 26 670n +44
Micron 28 483 +17
Micron 30 405n +31
MCar 703 +64
Latest Research

 

AWI's latest publications on breech flystrike prevention. Click the links below to navigate to the publications in each section.

 

 

Flystrike Program Overview

Breech Flystrike Causal Web

During a review of breech flystrike research, a team of flystrike experts were asked to identify the risk factors for breech flystrike and their interactions with the other risk factors.  This work led to the development, by Ausvet Pty Ltd, of the Causal Web of Ovine Breech Flystrike in Australia.

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Non-Invasive Management Practices

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Breeding and Selection

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Analgesia and Anaesthesia

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Education, Extension and Promotion

Project Reports on Education, Extension and Promotion

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Most Recent RD&E Technical Update

The following are individual project summary reports of current and recently completed AWI flystrike projects. These have been published in lieu of the 2020 AWI flystrike prevention RD&E technical forum, cancelled due to COVID-19 public health guidelines.

Presentations from past Flystrike Prevention RD&E Updates are available here.

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Other Publications

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In this section
Causal Web of Ovine Breech Flystrike
A causal web depicting the relationship between the different risk factors that contribute to the occurrence of breech flystrike.
Past Flystrike Prevention RD&E Updates
All of the presentations from past flystrike prevention rd&e updates are available to download.
Welfare Improved Practices
The latest information in welfare-improved surgery with pain relief.