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  • 23.Mar.21

    Lambing all over the world

    Lambing all over the world

    Here in the UK and Ireland the season we all wait for with baited breath – the busiest in the British sheep-farming calendar is, undoubtedly, spring. It’s the season when we all literally spring into action as our flocks multiply in size by the day.
    But what’s the situation in other parts of the world and how do their climates and traditions vary from ours?

  • 25.Jun.20

    Lambing season advice: how data gathering can improve productivity and profits

    Lambing season advice: how data gathering can improve productivity and profits

    As a sheep farmer, lambing is your busiest time of year. Taking care to capture the right data during lambing can improve the efficiency and productivity of your business, and that can lead to enhanced profits. In this article, we explain how.

  • 22.May.20

    PODCAST: 5 myths of lambing

    PODCAST: 5 myths of lambing

    Lamlac's Abi Fisher discusses 5 common myths of lambing with guest speaker Laura Bernard.

  • 19.Apr.20

    7 Top Tips to give your lambs the best start in life

    7 Top Tips to give your lambs the best start in life

    In our third and final infographic of lambing season, we are sharing seven top tips to enable you to give your lambs the best start in life.

  • 15.Apr.20

    32 key points to help you prepare for a successful lambing season

    32 key points to help you prepare for a successful lambing season

    We know the weeks leading up to lambing are important. As promised, here is part two in our infographic series, looking at 32 key points to consider to help you prepare for a successful lambing season.

  • 03.Apr.20

    Maintaining Ewe Health Pre-lambing

    Maintaining Ewe Health Pre-lambing

    There’s a lot to think about when it comes to lambing; in our first of three posts covering the stages of lambing we’re looking at considerations for managing ewe health pre-lambing.

  • 03.Apr.20

    It’s the Lambing2020 Quiz!

    It’s the Lambing2020 Quiz!

    Take a look back and put your knowledge to the test!

  • 02.Mar.20

    Sheep farming: how planting trees can help your business blossom

    Sheep farming: how planting trees can help your business blossom

    Yes, it’s true: planting trees can have a transformative impact on your sheep farming business. From increased productivity to a reduction in disease incidence, here are a few of the ways that branching out and planting trees can benefit your bottom line.

  • 05.Feb.20

    Sheep producers remain upbeat about future prospects

    Sheep producers remain upbeat about future prospects

    UK sheep producers remain unfailingly positive in the midst of the continuing political uncertainty surrounding the country’s exit from the EU. That’s according to findings from the annual Volac Lamlac lamb rearing intentions survey.

  • 04.Nov.19

    Tips for successful lambing: Q&A with sheep farming influencers

    Tips for successful lambing: Q&A with sheep farming influencers

    Sometimes the best way to learn about successful lambing is to see what other sheep farmers are doing. So we asked some experts about their experiences. Here's what we found.