Temporary sheep fencing – grazing surplus grass and forage crops
Sheep fencing doesn't need to cost a fortune, with plenty of options now on the market allowing fencing to be set up quickly.
Tried and tested system doing the business in Donegal
Michael McLoughlin’s hill sheep enterprise has developed over 30 years and is based on making the best use of the farm’s resources while minimising labour input.
Finishing lambs indoors; the silage and meal supplementation option
This week’s sheep management notes discussed finishing lambs on an intensive concentrate diet, but silage and concentrate can also provide another option.
Sheep finalists in Grassland Farmer of the Year
Aidan Brennan looks at the finalists in the sheep category of the Grassland Farmer of the Year competition.