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Managing ewes and rams at tupping

A summary of the management of ewes and rams around tupping time.

Year of Publication2010

The correct fitness of ewes and rams around tupping time is important. An outline of the condition scoring method to assess fitness is provided. Management of the ewe is described in relation to her breeding cycle. Ram management is also outlined.

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tup managementram managementewe management
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Supporting the development of the national rural economy.

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