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Pregnancy Scanning Ewes

Pregnancy scanning allows ewes to be scanned to diagnose pregnancy and expected litter size. This facilitates nutrition planning pre-lambing. Expected lambing date can also be predicted. A trained operator uses an ultrasound scanner and specially designed crate to quickly identify pregnancy and/or expected litter size. Ewes are marked to record…
Brid Mcclearn
septembre 7, 2023
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