Vision launched for future of British lamb production
The first ever NSA and NFU ‘Vision for British Lamb Production’ report has been launched at the NSA Sheep Event, clearly identifying the current position of UK lamb production and the steps needed to make the most of its future.
Think about electronic tagging
Sheep farmers need to start thinking about electronic tagging their historic flock before January 2015 – or risk lower prices
Selecting replacement heifers
Selecting the right replacement heifers is essential for herd improvement, health status and herd profitability, in both the short and the long term, according to EBLEX advice.
Swine influenza in a third of herds
Aggregated data from surveys in Scotland and Northern Ireland show that more than a third of herds surveyed are positive for swine influenza