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Some rams hit by high summer temperatures
Barry Murphy
Scanners have also reported seeing less early lambing flocks this year as farmers adapt to rising input costs for such systems.
3 August 2022 Management
Sheep Management: guarding against disease entry with a good quarantine protocol
A closed flock policy provides the best protection, but for times when animals must be purchased then the risk can be reduced with an extensive quarantine protocol.
NI Sheep Programme: drafting spring lambs under way
Co Tyrone sheep farmer Mark Davidson has started drafting this year's lamb crop for slaughter. Kieran Mailey reports.