Sheep Focus

Carrick Prolific Ewe Lamb Breeders’ sale set to see 1,100 lambs on offer

Carrick Prolific Ewe Lamb Breeders’ sale set to see 1,100 lambs on offer

Last week, Agriland paid a visit to sheep farmer Cathal McCauley from just outside Drumkeeran in Co. Leitrim. The purpose...

August 17, 2021

Carrick Prolific Ewe Lamb Breeders’ Sale

Carrick Prolific Ewe Lamb Breeders’ Sale

Aber and Sufftex ewe lambs for the Carrick Prolific Ewe Lamb Breeders’ Sale on the farm of Cathal McCauley. in...

August 17, 2021

The Big Boy Ram Sale set to see 180 rams up for grabs this Friday

The Big Boy Ram Sale set to see 180 rams up for grabs this Friday

This Friday, July 30, will see the Big Boy Ram Sale return to the Showgrounds in Carrick-On-Shannon for the fourth...

July 28, 2021

Sheep Focus: Heading for Carrick for the 4th year in a row for the Big Boy Ram Sale

Sheep Focus: Heading for Carrick for the 4th year in a row for the Big Boy Ram Sale

Farming in Co. Cavan, James Dunne, a suckler and sheep farmer, is getting ready to head for Carrick-On-Shannon once again,...

July 26, 2021

Big Boy Ram Sale – Texel and Aber ram lambs

Big Boy Ram Sale – Texel and Aber ram lambs

The Big Boy Ram Sale on the farm of James Dunne. Come have a look at these Texel and Aber...

July 26, 2021

Sheep Focus: Building up a flock of 300 purebred Lleyn ewes in the space of 7 years

Sheep Focus: Building up a flock of 300 purebred Lleyn ewes in the space of 7 years

Recently, Agriland made the trip to Co. Cavan, to speak to sheep farmer David Beattie about his journey from taking...

June 6, 2021

From zero to 300 purebred Lleyn ewes in the space of 7 years

From zero to 300 purebred Lleyn ewes in the space of 7 years

Meet David Beattie, a sheep farmer from Co. Cavan who has built up a flock of 300 purebred Lleyn ewes...

June 6, 2021

A grant-spec sheep shed for a 300-ewe flock in Co. Cavan

A grant-spec sheep shed for a 300-ewe flock in Co. Cavan

In this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip to Co. Cavan to check out a grant-spec sheep shed on...

May 29, 2021

Sheep Focus: Lambing 300 ewes in Co. Carlow

Sheep Focus: Lambing 300 ewes in Co. Carlow

During the week, Agriland made the trip down to Knockroe, in Co. Carlow to speak to Padraig Joyce, a sheep...

April 11, 2021

Lambing season on the farm of Padraig Joyce Co. Carlow

Lambing season on the farm of Padraig Joyce Co. Carlow

In this video, we get a glimpse into farming 300 ewes at lambing time beside the Blackstairs mountains, in Co.Carlow....

April 11, 2021

Buildings Focus: AgriLand’s Michael Geary speaks to Sam Thompson about his new slatted sheep unit

Buildings Focus: AgriLand’s Michael Geary speaks to Sam Thompson about his new slatted sheep unit

In this week’s Buildings Focus, AgriLand’s Michael Geary made the trip to just outside Dungannon in Co. Tyrone to see...

March 29, 2021