Sheep husbandry practices

Meat & Livestock Australia - Sheepmeat Council of Australia

Type: Guide
Knowledge level: Intermediate

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Meat & Livestock Australia have partnered together with Sheepmeat Council of Australia to develop a producers guide to sheep husbandry practices.

Areas included in the guide are:

  • Mustering, yarding and handling
  • Identifying sheep
  • Mouthing sheep
  • Collecting faecal samples for worm egg counts
  • Drenching sheep
  • Administering capsules, pellets and boluses
  • Dipping, jetting and treating with backline products
  • Giving injections
  • Horn trimming
  • Inspecting and paring feet
  • Castrating
  • Tail docking
  • Humane killing
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