Ram fertility can be hit by current extremes in temperature
John McGee from Ram Testing Ireland told farmers attending the NSBA sheep event in Kilkenny to be wary of knock-on consequences of the current high temperatures.
Animal welfare campaigners protest against live exports
The advocacy group Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) staged a demonstration outside the GPO in Dublin this Saturday.
Weighing up the best approach to weaning lambs
With weaning of early mid-season born lambs set to begin in greater frequency in the coming weeks, a question is often asked on what is the best weaning procedure.