The Venison Market Needs A New Approach

Tim Weston – NGO Development Officer looks at the changing venison market Even before the COVID pandemic the venison market in the UK had a bit of a wobble. The vast majority of the venison that is shot and processed in the UK ends up going into the European market and the way people areContinue reading “The Venison Market Needs A New Approach”

Glorious Game wins Great Taste Award

Missed your annual French pilgrimage this year thanks to the virus? Well fear not! We have good news. Glorious Game who produce wild game into ready meals can transport you there, in taste at least, with its award winning Rillettes*. All you need is a toasted baguette, a glass of Sancerre and you can pretend,Continue reading “Glorious Game wins Great Taste Award”

Shooting within Covid19 rules

The guidelines brought in on the 14th September can and are changing daily, so a one size fits all advice policy is not possible, therefore you must keep up to speed with what is happening in your locality, the NGO’s website will give you the latest national information, but for local lockdown it is alsoContinue reading “Shooting within Covid19 rules”

A record breaking Year for Hen Harriers

For the third year running we have seen big increases in successful nest and chick numbers. It is reported on the GOV.UK site that 60 chicks fledged from 19 nests with twelve nests reported on land managed for grouse shooting. Overall this spring has seen great successes with all species of raptors doing well onContinue reading “A record breaking Year for Hen Harriers”

Reduce Interventions – Support Game Health and Rearing Success Naturally

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a serious issue affecting all livestock, poultry and humans alike. As concerns about AMR increase, so does the global restriction on antibiotic use in animal production, and emphasis on research into effective natural alternatives.  Game birds can be exposed to a range of different bacteria, viruses and parasites in their naturalContinue reading “Reduce Interventions – Support Game Health and Rearing Success Naturally”

Association for Responsible Dog Owners (ARDO) Responds to the Scottish Government.

Response form the Association of Responsible Dog Owners (ARDO) in responseto the Scottish Parliament Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee ‘call forevidence’ concerning the proposed Dogs (Protection of Livestock) (Amendment)(Scotland) Bill.ARDO welcomes what we consider to be a much-needed focus on the issue ofdogs worrying and attacking livestock (and indeed other animals).We commend Emma Harper MSPContinue reading “Association for Responsible Dog Owners (ARDO) Responds to the Scottish Government.”

Reduce the Impact of Coccidiosis and Protect Your Birds!

What is Coccidiosis?Coccidiosis is a common intestinal infection that plagues game birds, caused by protozoan parasites of the Eimeria group. Infection can seriously impair bird growth and lead to increased mortality. Coccidiosis targets the intestinal tract and can cause severe damage of the gut wall lining, resulting in the development of lesions; this impairs digestion,Continue reading “Reduce the Impact of Coccidiosis and Protect Your Birds!”

Why ArdMoor supports Gamekeepers

Clothing advice from a gamekeeper is invaluable. We can all have an opinion on what the best new tweed is, or what brand is the current darling of the shooting world, but if you really want to know which membranes are totally waterproof and breathable, what insulation is best at near or sub-zero temperatures, orContinue reading “Why ArdMoor supports Gamekeepers”

Solo, A Bowland Success Story.

Yet another good news story from one of the private shooting estates in the Forest of Bowland. After the RSPBs claim of wholesale raptor persecution during lockdown the truth is now becoming very clear, infact Raptors are doing very well indeed on managed ground. So well, that a leading Harrier expert stated that this isContinue reading “Solo, A Bowland Success Story.”

The Browning X-Bolt NGO Members Package

Designed for the most difficult conditions of use, the X-BOLT SF Composite has a buttstock made of high-resistance composite materials and coated with Dura-Touch® for improved handling. The barrel, the breech block, and the other metal parts are anti-reflective matt blued. All you need to do is contact the NGO and we will send youContinue reading “The Browning X-Bolt NGO Members Package”