Sheep management: fertiliser spreading and addressing soil fertility
There are perfect conditions at present to take soil samples and put a fertiliser programme in place that will deliver real benefits.
Sheep management: recording procedures and avoiding CLP issues.
Clean livestock policy issues have been much lower this winter but farmers are advised not to take their eye of the ball as a change in weather could present more issues.
Tail docking: keeping it short and neat
Darren Carty reviews management practices, such as tail docking, castration and selecting potential replacements at lambing.
Sheep management: SWS renewal, feeding accuracy and housing space
Participants in the sheep welfare scheme will be automatically enrolled into year three of the scheme.