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Management information for sheep farming from the Irish Farmers Journal

The Irish Farmers Journal is dedicated to providing advice and management information to sheep farmers to enhance profitability.
This week's notes cover guarding against fertility issues in rams, crutching and shearing store lambs and closing dates or applying organic manures.
By Darren Carty on 21 September 2017
This week's notes cover more information on the Sheep Welfare Scheme, dealing with low dry matter in grass, tagging and dispatch documents for store lambs and demos at this year's Ploughing.
By Darren Carty on 14 September 2017
Matching farm resources: there are lessons for all – not just the hill sheep farmers.
By Justin McCarthy on 14 September 2017
This week's notes cover more information on the Sheep Welfare Scheme, dealing with low dry matter in grass, tagging and dispatch documents for store lambs and demos at this year's Ploughing.
By Darren Carty on 14 September 2017
Teagasc is looking to recruit new participants to its BETTER Farm Sheep Programme.
By Darren Carty on 07 September 2017
This week's management notes cover breeding ewe lambs and reviewing the body condition of ewes.
By Darren Carty on 07 September 2017
Temporary grazing of sheep is a valuable movement option and it is important to ensure you are following the correct guidelines.
By Darren Carty on 12 September 2017
With weather picking up and grass growth around the country varied, it is important to capitalise on the conditions, writes Darren Carty.
By Darren Carty on 03 September 2017
Purchasing straw earlier may result in costs savings and guarantee supply.
By Darren Carty on 31 August 2017
In this week's management notes, Darren Carty examines the correct way to dip sheep.
By Darren Carty on 31 August 2017
In this week's sheep management notes, Darren Carty looks at the lamb drafting progress.
By Darren Carty on 24 August 2017
British company Rappa is now trading its mobile sheep handling yards in Ireland with a range of yards to suit from 50 to 750 sheep. Darren Carty reports.
By Darren Carty on 24 August 2017
Multibreed sale, Monday September 25th Corrin mart, Fermoy. Suffolk, Charollais,...
Cahir mart, Friday 29th September at 7:00 p.m. Vendeen, Suffolk, Texel & Charoll...
LambPlus Recorded, Saturday 9th September 1 pm.Catalogue: www.irishtexel.com...
present their show and sale of ram lambs, at Roscommon Mart. Saturday 9th of Se...
Show & Sale Roscrea Mart, Wednesday 6th September. Judging 1.00 p.m. Sale 2....

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