‘There is no point in carrying a ewe that is not delivering a return for you’

It is important to be tough on yourself when assessing ewes post-weaning, writes Edward Earle.

Farmer’s Diary: Well, how about that weather then?

I was right in thinking the rain just wouldn’t know when to leave and I’m sure, like me, we could all do with a wee break from it, writes Clodagh Hughes.

VIDEO: Watch out the vaccinator is in town!

We need rain…because the grass is not growing, writes sheep farmer, Clodagh Hughes.

Mayo Mules are ticking all the boxes for this farmer

'Over the last number of years, we have had a scanning rate of approximately 2 lambs per ewe'

Young Farmer Series: Martin Cole is this year's FBD/Macra sheep farmer of the year, farming 314 ewes for lambing.

This week Kevin spoke to Tullow native, Martin Cole, a sheep who was crowned 2017’s FBD/Macra sheep of the year.

Weird Sheep Breeds: The Wensleydale - The goth of the sheep world

On this week’s weird sheep breeds, we profile the Wensleydale, the sheep known for its wild hair.

Farmers Book Club: James Rebanks' The Shepard's Life

Introducing our new monthly feature ‘Farmer’s Book Club’ which will come out the third Saturday of every month, this week we look ‘The Shepherd's Life’ a book by James Rebanks.