Sheep Farming Issues

Efficient sheep farming depends on resolving issues quickly and cost effectively.  Our sheep farming issues will help you to get to grips with things that crop up on your farm.

Breeding from ewe lambs

It is estimated that up to about 55% of the lowland flock replacement females could give birth at one year of age. One advantage of lambing ewe lambs is that.. read more

Artificially reared lambs

As finished lamb prices continue to firm, artificially rearing lambs remain a viable financial option, with gross income estimated to be £82/lamb, with variable costs of £47.  Artificial rearing does.. read more