Breeding, nutrition and flock health will be among the subjects discussed at the Irish Grassland Association Sheep Conference and Farm Walk next week.

The event will take place on Tuesday 16th of July. Sponsored by Mullinahone Co Op and Sheep Ireland, the conference begins in the morning in the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone, with registration open from 9.30am, followed by a farm walk on the farm of P.J Finnerty, Brideswell, Co Roscommon.

The conference will feature two sessions. The first will deal with sheep breeding and nutrition, while session two will focus on flock health.

Booking information and further details can be found here.