Rothbury 01669 838 288 or Belford 01669 838 284

Laboratory testing

In our Rothbury lab

  • Worm egg counts (strongyles and nematodirus)
  • Coccidiosis counts
  • Fluke egg counts
  • Skin scrape examination for parasites
  • Colostrum quality testing
  • Blood testing immediate result for downer cows – calcium, magnesium, and phosphorus.
  • Semen analysis
  • Anthrax testing (cow-side)
  • Ketosis check – shows severe energy deficit (cow-side)

Most other samples that we collect are sent to the lab at the scottish agricultural college (SAC).