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Sheep Housing - Space Requirements


As we approach the time for housing ewes, it is important that we access the number of ewes the appropriate stocking numbers for each pen. Damian Costello, Teagasc Sheep Specialist explains that the two main considerations are lying space and trough/feed space.

It is important that all ewes will be able to each concentrates at the one time. Damian also goes through the calculations in order to find out whether or not you have the appropriate space required.