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22.01.2021 Source: AWEX
AWEX EMI 1202 +30
Micron 17 2038 +128
Micron 18 1693 +66
Micron 19 1428 +38
Micron 20 1266 +21
Micron 21 1169n +7
Micron 22 1128n -20
Micron 26 720 -8
Micron 28 483 +12
Micron 30 375 +1
Micron 32 255n +4
MCar 871 +56
Latest Publications

 

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.

Woolgrower Surveys

Further information on the Flystrike Program and its Progress is available here.

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Non-Invasive Management Practices

 

Further information on Welfare Improved Practices, including Non-Invasive Management Practices and Breech Modification Procedures, is available here.

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Breeding and Selection

Further information on Breeding and Selection is available here.

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Analgesia and Anaesthesia

Further information on Analgesia and Anaesthesia is available here.

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Education, Extension and Promotion

Further information on Education Extension and Promotion is available here.

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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.
Analgesia and Anaesthesia
Options for alleviating pain associated with surgical husbandry practices.