Clean livestock policy sheep issues resume
Farmers have had more lambs rejected for slaughter this week with most issues said to be related to sheep being presented wet for slaughter.
Sheep kill jumps 13,503 head for Easter trade
An increase in sheep prices and greater purchasing power underpinned last week’s sheep kill rising to 56,811 head.
All sectors need equal educational opportunities
Mike Pearson’s tenure as principal of Gurteen College is coming to an end but he is happy the college is well positioned to cater to all agricultural interests.
Exploring the value-added potential of wool for the Irish sheep sector
A new study is aiming to identify if there is potential to develop a wool industry in Ireland. Have your say by completing a survey.