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Taking Control of Parasite Management

Posted: Wednesday March 10, 2021

New Zealand merino farmers talk about how they have used FECPAKG2 to help them manage their stock better while bringing the cost of production down increasing their income. They explain how regular testing using FECPAKG2 has given them the knowledge to make decisions with a positive impact. <br>Now, using FECPAKG2 they can make decisions quickly and easily. Testing before they drench and identifying issues before they have performance problems which has led to weight gains and peace of mind.

Collecting A Cattle Sample Using FECPAKG2

Posted: Monday February 8, 2021

Collecting samples from cattle to submit for a FEC or WEC test is quick and simple. There’s no need for special training; just check out this video and see how easy it is. Once the sample has been collected, bagged and named you can test it yourself using your FECPAKG2 or send it to your nearest FECPAKG2 testing provider. Either way you’ll receive results via email within an hour of our lab receiving the submitted test. Use your resuls to save money and time on farm by allowing you to make infor

Collecting an Equine Sample Using FECPAKG2

Posted: Thursday February 4, 2021

Collecting samples from equine species such as horses and donkeys to submit for a FEC or WEC test is quick and simple. There’s no need for special training; just check out this video and see how easy it is. Once the sample has been collected, bagged and named you can test it yourself using your FECPAKG2 or send it to your nearest FECPAKG2 testing provider. Either way you’ll receive results via email within an hour of our lab receiving the submitted test. Use your resuls to save money and time on

Collecting A Sheep Sample Using FECPAKG2 (also used for goats, pigs, alpacas & lamas)

Posted: Monday February 1, 2021

Collecting samples from sheep to submit for a FEC or WEC test is quick and simple. There’s no need for special training; just check out this video and see how easy it is. Once the sample has been collected, bagged and named you can test it yourself using your FECPAKG2 or send it to your nearest FECPAKG2 testing provider. Either way you’ll receive results via email within an hour of our lab receiving the submitted test. Use your results to save money and time on farm by allowing you to make infor

How To Take & Submit A Sample Using FECPAKG2

Posted: Thursday January 21, 2021

If you are using our test kit via one of our commercial FECPAKG2 providers, this short video will take you through the steps. Remember, the test kits come as a single test kit or a five test kit and can be used for collecting individual or mob (pooled) samples. They can be used across a range of animals including horses, sheep, goats cattle, alpacas, lama’s pigs and chickens.

Sainsbury’s FECPAKG2 Project

Posted: Thursday January 21, 2021

An overview of the Sainsbury’s project which showed undetected drench resistance in sheep could be costing Sainsbury’s lamb producers over £10 million per year. 84% of UK farmers in the research were shown to be using ineffective drenches, while the number was 37% for New Zealand farmers. In New Zealand this meant an average loss of $74,974 annually for sheep farmers in the study.

Techion Business Story

Posted: Wednesday January 6, 2021

Techion Business Story – an overview of the technology platform for diagnosing disease in animals, people and the environment.

How Technology Can Assist to Manage Equine Parasites

Posted: Wednesday October 21, 2020

After nutrition, parasites are one of the most significant issues impacting horse health and performance.

Worms: Count and Control. Test, Treat, Gain

Posted: Monday October 5, 2020

Parasitic worms cost Australian sheep farmers money and time and can impact animal welfare. Join Dr Matt Playford, a veterinarian and expert on managing parasites in Australian livestock, as he shares practical tips on how testing provides insights for the best treatment options and how acting on this can save time and money and improve animal welfare.

Remote Location Parasite Diagnostics

Posted: Monday September 28, 2020

The innovative FECPAKG2 diagnostic platform makes on the farm (DIY) faecal egg count testing (also known as FEC or worm egg count testing) easier and faster to do virtually anywhere, by anyone. Frequent, accurate worm egg count testing enables farmers and equine managers to treat the right animals at the right time with the right treatment, and is an important decision-making tool for vets.

Do Your Wormers Work?

Posted: Thursday July 23, 2020

One of the UK's leading sheep vet consultants Fiona Lovatt joined Techion's Eurion Thomas to discuss wormer resistance.

Parasites Aren’t in Lockdown

Posted: Tuesday June 16, 2020

Techion European Operations Manager, Eurion Thomas and Independent Sheep Consultant and Sustainable Control of Parasites in Sheep (SCOPS) advocate Lesley Stubbings share tips for implementing sustainable parasite control in lambs following SCOPS principles. Webinar hosted on Wednesday 27 May 2020.


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