Ewe and ram
Using teasers can be used to bring lambing forward by around a fortnight or dramatically reduce lambing periods to a week to 10 days in length.   The benefits of using teasers may include lambing earlier to catch spring markets or producing a compact lambing period to reduce staffing and labour costs. This also helps in timing lamb vaccinations and coccidiosis treatments as lambs are closer in size and age. See also: Guide to breeding from ewe lambs This is […]