It is vital that sheep have the trough space to ensure a high intake of their ration, reduced levels of competition and reduce the incidence of knocks or damage to the unborn lamb. It is also crucial to have a clean water supply available at all times for sheep. Recommendations for a 70kg ewe are as follows.
|70 kg ewe
|Ad Lib Forage and TMR
|Water – dry feed (pregnancy)
|Water – wet feed (swedes, silage) (pregnancy)
Kirsten Williams, SAC Consulting Sheep Specialist
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