SHEEP

Getting the feed mix right

WHEN DRY pasture is scarce on the ground over summer, or the stubble has a low energy content, supplementary feeding of sheep is necessary to maintain or increase live weight, but what exactly should you feed and how should you determine rations?

Jill Griffiths
Getting the feed mix right

WA Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) Veterinary Officer Dr Danny Roberts advises that the first consideration is ensuring you are providing sufficient energy for mature...

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