Sheep management: tagging, creep feeding and quarantine
This week's notes cover the best practice for tagging sheep, adhering to the creep feeding measure under the sheep welfare scheme and implementing a robust quarantine procedure.
Sheep management: autumn grazing plans and the threat of liver fluke
This week's notes cover autumn grazing plans, completing dispatch documents for lambs of different birth origins and a reminder on the threat of liver fluke.
Sheep Welfare Scheme and mineral supplementation post-mating
With rams being joined with ewes in greater frequency, some questions have arisen as to the exact requirements for supplementing ewes with minerals post-mating.
Dipping sets ewes up for breeding on Tullamore Farm
The final pre-breeding task has been completed, with ewes planned to join with rams on 24 October.