Omega ratio in ewes affects sex ratio in their lambs

By Andrew Norris
Updated December 5 2019 - 3:13pm, first published December 3 2019 - 5:00am
Trials on ewes and lambs have demonstrated a link between the ratio of omega 3 and omega 6 in a ewe's diet and the proportion of male to female lambs.
Trials on ewes and lambs have demonstrated a link between the ratio of omega 3 and omega 6 in a ewe's diet and the proportion of male to female lambs.

With a lot of sheep on a controlled diet of late due to the need to provide feed, it is worth considering how that feed could influence your flock rebuild or number of future sale lambs.

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