Sheep consultant Kate Phillips © Debbie James
With the tupping season getting closer, it is important both ewes and tups are prepared in advance to prevent disappointing results. Farmers Weekly reports. Farmers are being reminded to carry out a ram MOT 10 weeks before tupping to ensure rams are in optimum health. This will have a major influence on scanning percentages, according to independent sheep consultant Kate Phillips. Speaking at a recent Farming Connect event, Mrs Phillips said that 10 weeks allowed sufficient time for issues to be dealt […]