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Beef and sheep

Welsh Blacks

Beef and sheep enterprises dominate Welsh Agriculture and the organic sector is no different. With 186,000 breeding sheep and over 11,000 beef cattle, these two sectors are cornerstones of the Welsh organic farming.


A farmers's guide to organic upland beef and sheep production

Financial Data

Lowland organic beef and sheep production - financial performance
Upland organic beef and sheep production -financial performance
Livestock enterprise benchmark report

Animal Health and Welfare

Disease prevention and veterinary treatment in organic farming
Johne's disease
Effective animal health and welfare planning
Using health plans on organic farms I: lowland cattle and sheep
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Organic Centre Wales, IBERS, Gogerddan Campus
Aberystwyth University, Ceredigion, SY23 3EB
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Funding bodies
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