Monthly Archives: January 2010

Northern Region hosts its first seminar of 2010

Despite the recent spell of freezing weather members of the Northern Region of the Irish Thoroughbred Breeders Association and guests turned out for the Information evening at the Beechlawn Hotel last week. Des Leadon of the Irish Equine Centre was the guest speaker on the night which focused on the spread of Global diseases....

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ITBA 2010 Educational Programme

The ITBA is currently working on it 2010 Educational Programme.

Similar to 2009, ITBA will work with RACE, by informing ITBA members of all their courses and seminars, which would be of interest and benefit.

Building on the great success of the 2009 NDP sponsored seminars, which the ITBA hosted at its new HQ, we plan...

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Swamp Fever Case in UK

The Department of Agriculture, Fisheries & Food have recently informed the ITBA of the following:

?Our UK tripartite partners have informed us of an outbreak of Equine Infectious Anaemia (EIA) in Wiltshire in the UK. Last confirmed outbreak was in 1976
Two mares confirmed positive
Mares entered GB from Belgium in Dec 2009. ...

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Swamp Fever Case in UK

Swamp Fever Case in UK (19 Jan 2010)

The Department of Agriculture, Fisheries & Food have recently informed the ITBA of the following:

?Our UK tripartite partners have informed us of an outbreak of Equine Infectious Anaemia (EIA) in Wiltshire in the UK. Last confirmed outbreak was in 1976
Two mares confirmed positive
Mares...

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