articles about sheep
This week is another busy one, with EID Tags prep, lambs weaned, lambs culled and more! Read it all below!
A breed of domestic sheep, hailing from Southern Germany and the Eastern Alps of Austria, The Alpines Steinschaf is this week’s featured breed. Learn all about them below.
More lambs drenched for Nematodirus this week, with Spring cleaning occurring on Matthew's farm. Meanwhile, Ciaran is repairing fences, watching his working dog shine, treating scald and much more.
It's Tuesday so that means one thing! Quiz time. Are you a Texel sheep expert?
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Hailing from the Dartmoor area, the Greyface Dartmoor is among the rarest in the world. Read all about them below.
Donegal native Dean Wells comes from an extensive sheep farm in the hills of his native county, but now milks cows on the daily on a farm in Co. Cork. Read more about the 23-year-old below!
Philip tackles more orf outbreaks this week, with great results, while Matthew gets the last of sheep out to grass, while also drenching for Nematodirus.
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The Connacht Sheep Shearing Festival in 2017 was action-packed, with the 2018 event just around the corner. Take a look at the video from last year's festival!
An eventful week on the farm this week, with lambs dosed, a battle to get silage ground cut, docks sprayed and even the sale of a bull to France. Read all about it below!
This week, Kevin speaks to fellow Roscommon-native and Suckler and sheep , David Gibbons. Read his story in full below!
This week, Ciarán is approaching the end of lambing, while all three are looking to prevent future illness. Read about what happened on their farms this week below!