How to enter the Irish Texel Sheep Society writing competition
Adam Woods
The Irish Texel Sheep Society, in association with the Irish Farmers Journal, is running a writing competition for young Texel enthusiasts. Read more here.
30 May 2022 Markets
Sheep price update: trade solid as lamb numbers climb
Some producer groups are reporting lamb numbers rising by anywhere from 50% to 100% on last week, while hogget numbers continue to follow a sharp seasonal decline.
Bonus scheme for Hampshire Down lamb launched
The farmer-led group is developing a network of local butchers to process and markets lamb through the scheme.