articles about sheep-farming
He shears 160 sheep daily and never misses a day’s work.
Here’s an update from sheep shearer, Joanne Devaney!
"Farmers do not get paid for these extra kgs of meat and it costs them money" - Comiskey on overweight lambs
It has been good to see factory prices hold up for July, but for how long that will last? asks Edward Earle, who farms 300 ewes with his parents.
First-crop ewes sold to €180, while a pen of 2 and 3-year-old ewes hit €155.
After a very serious traffic accident in 2010, my life, as I knew it, changed forever, writes Clodagh Hughes.
Shane Joyce farms 12 suckler cows and 25 ewes with his father and works on a dairy farm.
His ET brother sold for €1,600 at last year’s premier Texel sale, according to Conway.
I believe many of life’s lessons, good and tough, can be learned through working with animals, writes sheep farmer, Clodagh Hughes.