Optimising Lambing Performance, with Paul Kenyon


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Professor Paul Kenyon, Head of the School of Agriculture and Environment at Massey University, discusses managing ewes through pregnancy and lambing during a challenging winter. Key points covered: Foetal aging to target feeding levels and prioritise mobs; Ewe feed intake and demand during pregnancy and lambing; Pre lamb shearing advantages and disadvantages depending on timing; Early weaning of lambs.

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