Getting on top of lamb mortality rates this lambing season

Helen De Costa
Updated April 17 2024 - 10:39am, first published 6:00am
Dr Tom Graham, Coolac Vet, discusses ways to determine deaths in lambs at a field day in Maxwell, near Wagga Wagga. Picture by Helen De Costa.
Dr Tom Graham, Coolac Vet, discusses ways to determine deaths in lambs at a field day in Maxwell, near Wagga Wagga. Picture by Helen De Costa.

Rates of neonatal lamb mortality across the nation have been shown to cost the sheep industry $540 million a year according to a study carried out by Meat and Livestock Australia in 2015.

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Helen De Costa

Helen De Costa

Livestock Writer

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