Borders Lamb Supply Chain Group
We have two more events coming up in July:
Tuesday 15th July, 1.30pm start at Greenend Farm, St Boswells, TD6 9ES – by kind permission of Grant Todd
Friday 18th July, 10am – 12noon at Scotbeef, Longleys, Bridge of Allan, FK9 4NE – numbers limited to 15 farmers
Main themes are:Lamb drafting and live:dead carcase assessment. Understanding processors issues Reducing stress and impact on weight gain at weaning Does creep feeding pay?
Our host farmer, Grant Todd, runs a large flock of 1050 ewes on this 500 acre farm, which normally grows around 150 acres of grain with most of the remaining 350 acres down to temporary grass. The farm is well set up for sheep with a lambing shed holding [...]