There's more to dystocia than pulling lambs

DYSTOCIA, or difficult births, can be a huge cost to the sheep industry.

There's more to dystocia than pulling lambs There's more to dystocia than pulling lambs There's more to dystocia than pulling lambs There's more to dystocia than pulling lambs There's more to dystocia than pulling lambs

A review of dystocia in sheep has revealed lambing difficulties represent a big cost to the industry.

A new study, which included a Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA)-funded review of dystocia, has shed light on the extent and depth of the issue, with some surprising findings.