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What to consider before turning out ewes and lambs

Housing ewes and lambs - bad ground conditions - Eamon Patten, Teagasc - lamb mortality

Adopting split lambing to drive efficiency in Connemara

Sheep farming - suckler farming - Connemara - BETTER programme - Teagasc

Should I creep-feed my lambs?

Should I creep feed my lambs?

Farmer’s Diary: Factory prices and a new approach to dosing lambs

Edward Earle, Gorey, Co. Wexford, works as a quality engineer and farms over 300 ewes in partnership with his parents. In this article, he writes about his new approach to dosing lambs, factory prices and returning to

VIDEO: Using a creep gate to creep feed lambs

VIDEO: Using a creep gate to creep feed lambs

Academic success leads the way to innovative lamb farming

Sarah Wood-Martin is a sheep farmer, University College Dublin (UCD) agricultural science graduate and now Bord Bia and European Try Lamb Ambassador.

Farmer’s Diary: Deciding against lambing ewe lambs

Edward Earle, Gorey, Co. Wexford, works as a quality engineer and farms over 300 ewes in partnership with his parents. In this article, he writes about weather conditions, grassland management, dosing ewes and assessing body score condition.

VIDEO: Farming 500 ewes and 140 ewe lambs

John Bell keeps sheep farming simple by focusing on genetics, grass, and good management.

VIDEO: Lambing 400 ewes and farming 500-acres of tillage

Ned Morrissey farms a mixed sheep and tillage enterprise in Ballybrennock, Dunhill, Co. Waterford.

Fancy owning a beef and lamb abattoir?

A well-established abattoir has been introduced to the market by joint selling agents, REA Paddy Browne & Co Auctioneers and Vaughan Hannon Auctioneers. Ennis Abattoir,...

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No shipping activity for weanling bulls at Ennis Mart

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