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Thus, then, did we wait in great fear of mind till morning came, but when the child of morning, rosy-fingered Dawn, appeared, the male sheep hurried out to feed, while the ewes remained bleating about the pens waiting to be milked, for their udders were full to bursting; but their master in spite of all his pain felt the backs of all the sheep as they stood upright, without being sharp enough to find out that the men were underneath their bellies.
You are not wont to let the ewes go before you, but lead the mob with a run whether to flowery mead or bubbling fountain, and are the first to come home again at night; but now you lag last of all.
Welsh cast ewes to PS40; Xbred ewes to PS58; Sufframs to PS71; Welsh in-lamb ewes scanned twins to PS51; Welsh in-lamb ewes scanned singles to PS71; Welsh hoggs to PS50; Xbred hoggs to PS80.
BREEDING EWES (293): We have definitely seen the peak of breeding females, with a much smaller entry of breeding ewes which topped at PS80 for a pen of quality Bleu du Maine X Charollais ewe lambs from Davies, Cysgod-YBrwyn; PS78 for Texel ewe lambs from Gwarfedw Farm, Maesydderwen; PS66 for mule ewe lambs from Hope, Trefelli, who also sold other mule ewe lambs at PS64, PS62 and PS60; PS62 for ewe lambs from Williams, 50 Limegrove; PS61 for aged ewes from Morgan, The Cottage, Binchurn Farm; PS60 for yearling ewes from George, Llanferran; PS60 for a pair of yearlings from Davies, Ciliaden.
Ewes in poorer condition at lambing will have less body fat to mobolise [12], and may therefore display a greater response to higher nutrition during lactation than ewes of high BCS.
In conclusion, trace mineral boluses supplementation to pregnant ewes at late gestation improved minerals status of the ewes and their newborns at parturition and consequently enhanced body weight.
Ewes express maternal behavior soon after lambing through lamb body cleaning, low intensity bleating and acceptance of the lamb's approach near the inguinal region (Rech et al.
As a result, they discovered that acute mastitis was more likely in ewes with poor udder conformation, teat lesions and inadequate nutrition in pregnancy, as well as those feeding twins or triplets.
Hair ewes present estrus throughout the year; however, the wool ewes only present estrous in the fall and winter season: there are differences among breeds.
This technique can be learned by anyone and is inexpensive, but does require a lot of time and open ewes can be missed.
Three-year-old ewes sold to pounds 110 for a pen of 20 from IG Evans & Son, Halton, Chirk.
Thus, the objective of this study was to evaluate whether supplemental LH given at the end of the FSH treatment changes the time to ovulation (synchronous ovulation) and increases the ovulation rate and embryo yield in Santa Ines ewes.