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Wednesday, 28 October 2015 15:32

Easy lambing with lambs that grow

Roger Tweeds runs 2300 Romney ewes and 200 hoggets on his 300ha farm near Lawrence, Central Otago.

Published in Management
Sunday, 08 March 2015 00:00

All the gear to raise lambing

Whether you have a ewe with a bearing, a ewe you want to take a lamb to, or a ram you want to use as a teaser – it can be harnessed, says Rurtec.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 20 March 2013 14:36

‘Ewe 2’ a hit in Wairarapa

ANDREW AND Gretchen Freeman aim to get every ewe to rear two lambs, every year, regardless of whether they drop one, two or three. It’s their Ewe 2 strategy, and it’s working.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 20 March 2013 14:33

Ewe condition score key tool

CONDITION SCORING tops a list of key actions to get the best from your flock, says a leading sheep consultant and vet.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 22 January 2013 13:55

Ewe hogget competition opens

Entries are now open for the New Zealand Ewe Hogget Competition which is held in conjunction with the West Otago Southland Ewe Hogget Competition.

Published in General News
Friday, 11 January 2013 14:05

Top ram fetches $13k

The Canterbury A&P Association's Stud Ram & Ewe Fair, held Wednesday and Thursday, January 9-10, produced a quality line up of 235 rams and 18 ewes.

Published in General News
Thursday, 21 June 2012 09:53

Hindon farmers ewe hogget winners

Preston and Tori Hope from Hindon, the Perendale Breed section winners, have been named 2012 Winners of the NZ Ewe Hogget Competition.

Published in General News

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