Sheep Update: Flock protection using llamas

I’m encouraged to see that our llama will actively look for and chase walked dogs along the fence line from his side of the hedge, writes Matthew Kehoe.

Sheep Update: Post-lambing management

All lambs receive a small numbered management tag that correlates with their dam’s tag on an Excel spreadsheet which can be accessed anytime using Google Drives, writes Matthew Kehoe.

Sheep Diary: Reducing the daily labour requirement of the flock

My aim is to be able to have the whole flock, at this time of year, fed and watered in around 20 minutes every morning, writes Matthew Kehoe.

Farmer Focus: Matthew Kehoe

Matthew Kehoe is breeding Jacob sheep since he was 9-years-old and it all started with one very special purchase. He is also a full-time Agricultural Science student.