Articles Tagged ‘MSD’

Calls for farmers to 'paint it pink'

Pictured marking Irish Cancer Society’s ‘Paint it Pink’ campaign is Seamus Maguire, general manager, MSD Animal Health.

 

MSD Animal Health is calling on farmers across Ireland to show their support for the Irish Cancer Society (ICS) by painting their farm gates pink.

Ireland performs well in antibiotic use, conference hears

 

The use of antibiotics in Irish livestock is among the lowest in Europe, putting Irish agriculture in a good position to deal with EU legislation on potential restrictions on antibiotic use in food animals due to be introduced over the next three years. That's according to vet, Fergal Morris, who addressed an MSD animal health conference in Dublin today (May 25).