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Sheep
Sheep Management: high-concentrate diets, weather woes and lambing prep
Darren Carty
Where forage quality is poor then there will be little options in late pregnancy but to increase the level of concentrates offered to ewes.
12 January 2022 Management
Sheep Management: Spectam Scour Halt, clean livestock policy and ewe condition
Supplies of Spectam Scour Halt, used to prevent watery mouth or E coli scour, are expected to be reduced this season following the ceasing of its production.
29 December 2021 Management
Sheep Management: scanning, feeding and mortality due to liver fluke
The popular scanning measure under the sheep welfare scheme is under the spotlight with scanning activity increasing and some flocks entering late pregnancy feeding.