Sheep management: post-breeding nutrition, TAMS II and a sale of working dogs
The way ewes are managed in mid-pregnancy can have a marked effect on subsequent performance.
Taking note of lambing records while the iron is hot
It is good practice to review lambing performance and identify if there are changes that need to take place. Now is also a good time to check sheep numbers for the Sheep Welfare Scheme.
Sheep management: grass management, clostridial vaccination and tagging
Grass supplies vary greatly on farms following a dip in temperatures and lower growth rates.
Sheep management: warning on nematodirus, drafting lambs and orf
The Department has released a nematodirus warning and farmers should note that treatment may now be required.