How this farmer is transforming the lambing figures on his Dingle hill farm
Last year, only 73pc of the ewes put to the ram on this farm lambed— this year, it was 95pc. Here’s what he did differently
Last year, 27pc of the ewes put to the ram on John Joe Fitzgerald’s Kerry hill farm didn’t lamb. This year, that figure was down to just 5pc, with a litter size of 1.3 lambs per ewe lambed.