Late Gestation Ewe Management Related

Reproductive Management of the Ewe Flock and the Ram:: Reproduction in sheep is influenced by numerous factors. These include: genetic potential, nutritional status, environmental factors, daylength or photoperiod effects, health status and other factors. These factors are important in both the ram and the ewe.

Early vs Late Lambing - Which is best?:: This article examines the pros and cons of early and late lambing systems and how they can fit individual producer's goals and operations.

Organic Alternatives for Late Blight Control in Potatoes:: New strains of late blight make potato production especially challenging. Several nonchemical options are available for managing this disease, including cultural practices, some varietal resistance, and alternative fungicidal sprays.

Potato Late Blight - SAC (Scottish Agricultural College):: Crop Clinic: Potato Late Blight: SAC (Scottish Agricultural College) is an innovative, knowledge-based organisation supporting the development of rural communities and industries.

Ewe Byte:: Offering a system for managing sheep production and health.

Feeding the Ewe Flock:: What and how much should I feed my sheep? That is a question that is asked quite regularly. The correct answer is: it depends.

Nutrition of the Ewe Flock:: Steps to prevent "empty gut disease" caused by the inadequate supply of nutrients.

Wintering the Ewe Flock:: With the cessation of pasture growth, more inputs of labor, management and harvested feedstuffs are required for the ewe flock. Actually, the winter period and nutrient needs of the flock may be as much a function of when a producer lambs as what the weather is.

Improving Reproductive Performance of the Ewe:: Factsheet from Utah State University Extension. [PDF]

Best Management Practices: A Manure Nutrient Management Program:: Article describes methods of applying the natural fertilizer, while avoiding pollution. From the Ohio State University Extension - Department of Horticulture and Crop Science.

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