Watch: sheep clean livestock policy under the spotlight at Roscommon event
A farm walk organised by Teagasc Roscommon region and Kepak Athleague had a practical demonstration to explain the seasonal risk of lambs falling foul of the clean livestock policy.
Sheep management: outdoor lambing, tagging and Sheep Welfare Scheme
The favourable grass growth has opened up an opportunity for some farmers to lamb outdoors and thereby reduce labour and costs and free up straw supplies.
Back to basics - a practical guide to lambing the ewe
This diagrammatic guide to lambing the ewe will provide useful tips to take you through a hard lambing.
Sheep management: scanning hill flocks, abortion and hill sheep conference
This week's notes look at late pregnancy feeding queries under the Sheep Welfare Scheme and scanning records in hill flocks.