One of the biggest sheep events of the year is due to take place tomorrow. Sheep Ireland will be present at several stands in the breeding village so be sure to come along and have a chat with us. The event takes place tomorrow Saturday 7th July 2018, Teagasc, Athenry, Co. Galway and kicks off at 10am.

See this short video of what the event has to offer.

This event will offer plenty technical information on sheep production such as:

  • Grassland
  • Breeding
  • Nutrition
  • Flock Health

Practical workshops will be present in the following villages:

  • Flock Health
  • Grassland Management
  • Sheep Breeding
  • Hill Sheep Production
  • Environmental Awareness and Management
  • Agricultural Education
  • Wool and Wool Products
  • Meat Industry and Markets
  • The Science of Farming
  • Health and Safety

This event will host a wide range of activities on the day including sheep breed competitions, sheep breed displays, sheep dog training and a food village.

Sheep 2018 is suitable for all the family with admission free of charge.

For more information on this event please see here.