Finished lambs© Tim Scrivener
Sheep farmers looking at whether finishing lambs is more profitable by getting more pence a kilo or extra kilos at a lower price need to instead focus on the kilos of lamb sold. That is the advice from sheep consultant Lesley Stubbings, who says the critical figure is the profit margin earned by the kilos of lamb sold. She says the underlying problem in the sheep industry is that producers do not have the in-flock information to make decisions about […]