Sheep outlook 2019: many positives for markets but risks also lurking
While market prospects looks favourable, Brexit continues to cast a shadow over all livestock sectors.
Farm finance: sheep census reminder
Sheep farmers have until the end of January to return 2018 sheep census forms by post, with the deadline extended for online submissions.
‘Even docile dogs can be killers’ – owners urged to be responsible
Over the coming months some 2.5m lambs will be born on Irish farms. Flocks are extremely vulnerable to dog attacks at this time of the year.
New Zealand lamb access to EU to halve post-Brexit
After BrexIt, the access for tariff-free New Zealand lamb will be split 50:50 between the UK and EU.