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Electronic tagging of lambs at birth has enabled one farmer to build a more accurate picture of flock performance and tweak management to maximise growth rates. Rutland farmer Jamie Wild manages a flock of 2,200 breeding ewes on behalf of Dennis Tyler and Sons at Redhill Farm near Oakham.  The flocks at the 4,000-acre mixed arable and sheep farm are split into 2,000 commercial North Country Mules and 200 pedigree Charollais ewes. See also: How recording and rotational grazing can lift […]