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Optimising ewe lamb joining outcome – Producer Demonstration Site Field day 2024

21 Feb 2024 09:00AM - 21 Feb 2024 01:00PM

Sheep Sheep
Lamb Lamb

Location: Eurongilly, NSW

MLA’s PDS program supports producers to adapt, validate and demonstrate the business value of integrating new management practices and skills into their local farming systems.​

The Optimising ewe lamb joining outcomes’ PDS aims to demonstrate the decision making process and additional management skills required to successfully join ewe lambs.  ​

The project began in February 2023 and will run until December 2026. ​​

What to expect on the day

The field day will incorporate discussions from the host site producers as well as other guest speakers on a range of topics, including:​

  • some key project findings to date​
  • setting targets to join ewe lambs​
  • ram health and joining preparation​
  • Ewe Lamb Joining Decision Support Tool​

Animals on display:

  • 2022 drop ewes joined as ewe lambs in 2023​
  • 2023 drop ewe lambs to be joined in 2024​
  • 2023 drop progeny from the 2022 drop ewe lambs

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