Feeding yearling lambing hoggets
The success of the system is dependent on reaching key performance targets.
Is mineral supplementation in sheep worth it?
At last week’s sheep conference Dr Nigel Kendall said that minerals are often the starting point when addressing a multitude of issues when they should be the last factor assessed.
Ewe condition key driver of lifetime performance
Findings presented by UK-based consultant Lesley Stubbings at this week’s Teagasc sheep conferences highlight body condition having a longer term role than previously recognised on ewe productivity
Capitalising on a mild winter with a solid feeding programme
The positive weather in recent months is providing a solid platform to maintain sheep in good body condition in mid and late pregnancy