MSD Animal Health

Embracing cow management technology in Co. Wexford

Embracing cow management technology in Co. Wexford

Covid-19 restrictions are beginning to ease, which means the return of on-farm walks. Earlier this week MSD held a farm...

September 5, 2021

Saber deal sealed: MSD acquires LIC Automation

Saber deal sealed: MSD acquires LIC Automation

MSD Animal Health has agreed to acquire the assets of LIC Automation (LICA) from New Zealand-based, farmer-owned cooperative Livestock Improvement...

June 8, 2021

Selective dry cow therapy: The need to plan

Selective dry cow therapy: The need to plan

During the recent MSD webinar ‘Udder Health – The Past, The Present and The Future’, Peter Edmondson spoke about the...

May 30, 2021

MSD announces new appointments in animal health

MSD announces new appointments in animal health

MSD Animal Health has announced two high-level appointments in its ranks in recent weeks. One is an external appointment, with...

April 28, 2021

MSD Animal Health acquires IdentiGEN

MSD Animal Health acquires IdentiGEN

IdentiGEN – which specialises in DNA-based animal traceability solutions for livestock and aquaculture – has been sold to MSD Animal...

August 5, 2020

MSD completes $55 million acquisition of Vecoxan

MSD completes $55 million acquisition of Vecoxan

MSD Animal Health has completed its $55 million acquisition of the worldwide rights to Vecoxan (diclazuril), an oral suspension for...

August 4, 2020

MSD officially launches new intranasal vaccine to the market

MSD officially launches new intranasal vaccine to the market

Yesterday, MSD Animal Health’s new intranasal vaccine, Bovilis INtranasal RSP, was officially launched to the market and is now available to farmers...

October 15, 2019

MSD launches new intranasal vaccine in Thomond Park

MSD launches new intranasal vaccine in Thomond Park

Last night, on Thursday, September 5, MSD Animal Health added a new vaccine to their collection with the launch of...

September 6, 2019

MSD to acquire digital animal identification company

MSD to acquire digital animal identification company

MSD and Antelliq Group announced that they have signed a definitive agreement under which MSD will acquire Antelliq from funds...

December 20, 2018

What proportion of herds in Ireland are positive for IBR?

What proportion of herds in Ireland are positive for IBR?

Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis (IBR) is a virus that spreads between cattle and can cause a number of problems, including: coughing;...

May 27, 2018

Heslin’s agri ambition: ‘My career will always come first’

Heslin’s agri ambition: ‘My career will always come first’

They say ambition is the path to success; and persistence is the vehicle you arrive in. If that is the...

May 16, 2018

Tipp man to take over as GM of MSD Animal Health Ireland

Tipp man to take over as GM of MSD Animal Health Ireland

MSD Animal Health Ireland has announced that Seamus Maguire is to retire from his position as general manager at the...

October 18, 2017

Pharmaceutical giant MSD expands Irish operations

Pharmaceutical giant MSD expands Irish operations

The multi-national pharmaceutical giant MSD – whose animal health division manufactures farm vaccines and medication – has announced the creation of...

May 30, 2017